Policy changes and monitoring
Policy changes: All organs
Educational resources will be available
Policy toolkit and professional education available.
OPTN Board of Directors expected to require transplant hospitals to use race-neutral calculations in assessing patients
Changes will reduce disparities and increase equity in access to transplant.
Find information about OPTN policy and bylaws changes approved at OPTN Board of Directors meetings, including implementation dates and any actions you need to take.
System notices explain changes to UNetSM
Transplant programs are asked to confirm or update patient status for selected patients.
Upcoming changes to DonorNet will add time zone labels to the Potential Transplant Recipient (PTR) Offer Response page. Education on this enhancement is now available on UNOS Connect.
Multi-factor authentication (MFA) for UNet is now open and will become mandatory on April 6 for all UNet users
Starting today, March 7, all UNet users will be able to connect MFA to their UNet account. UNet users will have approximately one month to enable MFA.
Heart and lung
OPTN Board of Directors updates
Stay up to date on the latest news from the OPTN Board of Directors meetings.