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The new adult heart allocation policy is now in effect

Audience: Transplant administrators, clinical coordinators, data coordinators, physicians, and surgeons from heart and heart/lung programs, OPO executive directors Implementation date: October 18, 2018: The new adult heart allocation policy is now in effect....

New wait time request forms available in UNet

On June 20, 2018, the UNOS Organ Center Operations team updated the wait time request forms on UNetSM to make it easier for transplant center staff to request candidate waiting time modifications, transfers, reinstatements, and prior living donor priority points. The...

Improving organ placement processes in DonorNet®

Audience OPO staff and transplant hospital staff At-a-glance An OPTN/UNOS Board-approved project to improve organ offer and acceptance process resulted in changes to DonorNet® and policy in May and June 2018. We updated the system in two releases. Project timeline...