MSD’s Political Advocacy is a multi-faceted program intended to:
Represent, promote and defend the interests of physicians and their patients in the halls of government;
Educate and advise lawmakers and officials on medical issues that affect our community;
Establish relationships with and evaluate elected officials; and
Provide members the tools they need to stay current on the laws and regulations that affect their practices and to make informed decisions in the ballot booth.
HB 160, the Delaware End of Life Options Act
Has brought the subject of physician-assisted suicide to the forefront of discussion in Delaware. In an effort to gauge our members opinion on the subject, the Medical Society of Delaware conducted a survey in April 2018 asking all MSD members to participate. Thank you to all who took the time to complete the survey. The results are below.