We’ll implement phase one of a change to heart allocation policy on September 18, 2018 and phase two on October 18.
Look here for resources and education materials as they become available.
Adult heart allocation toolkit
System notice (5/2018)
Board-approved policy language (PDF - 246 K; 2/2018)
Criteria for medical urgency status infographic (PDF - 51 K; 2/2018)
Criteria requirements in adult heart allocation policy table (PDF - 168 K; 2/2018)
Information on heart devices and candidate status (PDF - 116 K; 4/2018)
FAQs (PDF - 95 K; recently revised 9/2018)
Review board guidance for congenital heart disease (CHD) exception requests (PDF - 180 K; 12/2017)
Review board guidance for HCM and RCM exception requests (PDF - 674 K; 10/2018)
Guidance is effective on 10/18/2018