Additional deaths to be included in Center STAR files and national STAR files.
Transplant programs are asked to confirm or update patient status for selected patients.
Users should adjust any automated process used to import these files.
Educational resources are in development.
Improvements to the 2021 UNOS staffing survey allow for more powerful transplant program staffing comparisons and benchmarking.
These changes provide OPOs clearer direction when offering multi-organ combinations.