The OPTN/UNOS Ad Hoc System Performance Committee will meet in Chicago March 11-12, 2019 to review and formalize their recommendations to drive transplant system performance and effectiveness. The meeting is open to the public.
OPTN/UNOS member voting representatives will receive a ballot and biographical information for the nominees in February 2019.
The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) is offering nine proposals for public comment beginning on Tuesday, January 22 and closing on March 22..
The 5-tier outcome assessment system will be moving from the beta site to the public site on February 5, 2019.
The first set of data definitions using a new format are published in UNet online Help as of January 15, 2019.
By March 1, 2019, OPOs and the labs they work with will need to have a process in place to ensure that the raw HLA data for deceased donors is uploaded in DonorNet in the source documentation section. Members that upload HLA data directly into UNetSM will need to...
Submit your nomination by email beginning Feb. 1.
Total transplants since 1988 exceed 750,000; living donor transplants highest in 13 years.
UNOS, which serves as the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) under federal contract, continues to provide all services without interruption despite the shutdown of some federal government functions that began December 22, 2018. All UNetSM...
Save the date of March 11 – 12, 2019. These are the days the OPTN/UNOS Ad Hoc Systems Performance Committee will meet in Chicago to review and formalize their recommendations to drive transplant system performance and effectiveness.