Read the latest news releases and articles from the Organ Procurement & Transplantation Network below:
Compromise liver proposal to advance for board consideration
The proposal is intended to balance key principles.
Monday, October 9, 2017
Next phase of COIIN underway
A new group of participants will refine and build upon approaches developed during the initial pilot phase.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
OPTN/UNOS Board of Directors releases University Hospitals of Cleveland from probation
The Board restored full member privileges for University Hospitals of Cleveland, a transplant center in Cleveland, Ohio.
Monday, October 2, 2017
New histocompatibility general supervisor key personnel requirement
Notice of implementation: effective February 27, 2018.
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Liver webinar to address modeling data and get additional proposal feedback
Register now for a webinar on Friday, September 29.
Monday, September 25, 2017
Additional modeling data available for liver proposal
View the final installment of liver simulation modeling results relating to the current public comment proposal to enhance liver distribution.
Monday, September 18, 2017
Call for nominations
The OPTN/UNOS nominations to fill upcoming regional representative and at-large committee positions.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
New booklet advises transplant candidates seeking a living donor
The booklet outlines the living donation process and suggests strategies and resources.
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Information on disaster relief and assistance for patients
We are dedicated to assisting transplant candidates and potential living donors in a natural disaster affecting long-term services of transplant centers.
Friday, September 8, 2017
Kidney Equity in Access Report updated
Continues to indicate improved equity in access to transplants after KAS
Monday, August 21, 2017