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Ideas in action
Collaborative improvement projects, organ placement acceleration, advanced data tools and new technology drive efficiency in organ allocation
Data & tools
UNOS chief medical officer David Klassen, M.D., discusses normothermic ex vivo organ perfusion and its potential to help save lives
What’s happening in public comment?
See what the community is saying
Key takeaways for busy transplant professionals
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.
71 percent of organ procurement organizations increased organ donations in 2018, thanks to the generosity of donors and donor families.
Find updated policy language on the OPTN website. Read the system notice and view the latest updates here.
Please refer to this page for the latest news and important updates about liver distribution policy changes: View the latest liver policy updates
Liver policy update May 15
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.”