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FAQs about race and eGFR

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Do you know about the changes that were approved by the board?

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Transplant performance metrics

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The first two of four new risk-adjusted metrics implement July 14, 2022.

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COVID-19

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Updated information related to organ donation and transplantation.

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One-year monitoring report shows increase in kidney transplants following policy changes

Friday, July 1, 2022

Report captures first 12 months of data after implementation of 250 nautical mile circles.

OPTN Board approves elimination of race-based calculation for transplant candidate listing

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

The action, to take effect July 27, will ensure that all candidates are consistently assessed in an equitable fashion.

OPTN Board approves improvements to medical urgency scoring of liver transplant candidates

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

The actions will increase the equity of access to liver transplant, and were among a number of additional measures adopted by the board.

Collaborative improvement

For professionals in transplantation and donation

When the transplantation and donation community comes together to share effective practices, it can spark change for everyone. Learn more about how your center can get involved.

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