IN THE NEWS
Ideas in action
A new UNOS pilot project tests ways to avoid unwanted offers, speed up organ allocation and transplant more organs.
They work with OPOs and transplant centers around the clock to match organs and save lives across the country, 365 days a year. Meet the team members at the “heart” of UNOS.
Data & tools
UNOS looks at the rapidly evolving state of organ perfusion technology and its potential to transform transplantation
What’s happening in public comment?
See what the community is saying
Key takeaways for busy transplant professionals
Through focused quality improvement and education practices, LifeLink of Georgia has almost tripled recovery of African-American donors.
Center Acceptance and Refusal Evaluation (CARE) Report allows transplant centers to see all of the offers they accept as well as all those they refuse.
Public comment will be open August 2 through October 2.
View webinar recordings to learn more.
Find updated policy language on the OPTN website. Read the system notice and view the latest updates here.
Inside the Organ Center: Partnering with the community
Meet the OC team and learn how they work hand in hand with OPOs and transplant centers to place organs every day, around the clock. See full video channel.
Jameson Finney, pediatric heart recipient
“I was scared and thrilled at the same time,” Jameson says. “This meant I wouldn’t be attached to a battery anymore. I would be able to swim again and play sports with my friends.”