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Learn more about organ donation and transplantation by selecting a resource below:

  • Patient safety
    Find resources, templates and best practices for ensuring patient safety.
  • Allocation Calculators
    Use calculators for evaluation and matching in organ transplantation and donation.
  • By Organ
    Find organ-specific resources organized by organ type.
  • Organ transport
    Learn more about resources developed for organ transport.
  • Living donation
    Find best practices, templates, checklists and other professional resources for living donation transplant programs.
  • Informing patients
    Find patient information letters and notifications in English and Spanish.
  • Ethics
    Read about ethical positions in a variety of transplant-related issues.
  • Glossary
    Look up definitions of language commonly used in the transplant field.
  • Calendar of events
    Find out what's happening in the transplant community, including board and committee meetings and community events.
    The collaborative innovation and improvement network (COIIN) is a three-year study, exploring an innovative approach to transplant performance monitoring.

Organ Procurement & Transplantation Network

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