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Resources on how to navigate organ transplation and donation.

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Race and eGFR

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Race-based variables removed from eGFR calculations for transplant.

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Transplant performance metrics

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

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Updated information related to organ donation and transplantation.

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OPTN budget and registration fee for new fiscal year under review

Thursday, November 10, 2022

The Fiscal Year 2023 budget and registration fee for the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) are currently under review. The OPTN registration fee will continue at $868 until further notice.

OPTN initiative focuses on performance improvement through coaching and peer mentoring of member organizations

Friday, November 4, 2022

Heather Marshall of Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital West on the education and peer support initiative her program helped pilot.

Three-year monitoring report available for changes to adult heart allocation

Monday, October 31, 2022

Report shows key measures of adult heart allocation based on policy changes implemented in October 2018.


For donation and transplant professionals

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

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