Patient information letter updated, now available in additional languages
Published on: Friday, September 29, 2023
The patient information letter required by OPTN Policy 3.5 has been updated. All transplant programs should begin using the new letter no later than Oct. 3, 2023. OPTN members were notified of this update via email.
If you have printed stock that has not been updated since June 2023, please make needed change outs before Oct. 3 so patients are receiving the current version.
Additionally, the letter is now available in the following languages:
- Link to the Spanish-language version
- Link to the French-language version
- Link to the Korean-language version
- Link to the Aramaic-language version
Find policy and guidance resources about informing patients here.
If you have questions, please contact email@example.com or call the OPTN Patient Services line at 1-888-894-6361.