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Changes to Adult Heart Allocation Policy Effective this Fall

Start Preparing Now We’ll implement phase one of a change to heart allocation policy in September 2018 and phase two in October. These changes will: better stratify the most medically urgent heart transplant candidates reflect the increased use of mechanical...

Policy modification to lung distribution sequence

UPDATE: The Thoracic Organ Transplantation Committee is sponsoring a retrospective public comment proposal regarding the interim policy and any recommendations for alternative policies in light of the requirements of the OPTN Final Rule. To view and comment on the...