Joseph Nespral, President-CEO of Texas Organ Sharing Alliance shares his concerns about the proposed metrics from CMS.
Florida has enjoyed wide success with its OPOs, demonstrating over two years an increase of 22 percent in the state’s number of donors. As a result, more than 11 million people have registered their donation decision in Florida. In this letter to Secretary Azar, Florida congressional delegates share their support of OPOs and concerns over the proposed CMS rule
Cynthia Grobmeier, a donor mother shares her donation experience with Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network and concern over the CMS proposed rule.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Don’t let new federal rules threaten groups that coordinate organ donations
Texas Donor Mom shares her personal experience with organ donation and why you should advocate for the gift of life.
Westlaw: Can’t stop won’t stop — how organ donation and transplant partners can maintain unprecedented momentum
Melodie Hengerer, Esq. writes on how organ donation and transplant partners can maintain unprecedented momentum. Ms. Hengerer notes the important roles OPOs, hospitals and transplant centers play in saving lives.
Transplantation Expert Agrees CMS Rule Needs to Change. Dr. David Mulligan – professor and chair at the Division of Transplantation and Immunology at Yale-New Haven Health Transplantation Center – shares his thoughts on the proposed rule impacting our nation’s OPOs.