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Patient resources

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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Patient info on disaster relief and assistance

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

The OPTN is in contact with all member transplant facilities nationwide. In case of significant and potential long-term disruption of service at one or more centers, we will provide any needed updates through this website.

Oct. 13 webinar to address lung continuous distribution policy implementation

Friday, September 23, 2022

The webinar will be recorded for future access.

United States reaches milestone of one million organ transplants

Friday, September 9, 2022

Milestone reflects accelerating trend in donation and transplantation.


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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