Recognition & Memorial Events

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  • Donor Memorial Hospital Events

    Images

    • Memorial Gardens – Download
    • Memorial Walls – Download
    • Tree of Life – Download
    • Tree of Life – Download – Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network
    • Memorial Garden – Remember Me Hostas – Download – Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network
    • Honor WalkDownload – LifeCenter
    • Word CloudDownload – Mercy Health

    Instructions & Outlines

    • “A New Dawn: One Hospital’s Journey to Honor the Gift of Donation”Download – Gift of Life Michigan
    • Donor Wall Planning & Implementation TimelineDownload – The Living Legacy Foundation
    • Donor Wall Consent FormDownload – The Living Legacy Foundation
    • Word Cloud Instructions – Download – Mercy Health
    • Word Cloud ToolDownload – Mercy Health

    Donate Life Rose Parade Float

    • Floragraph Finishing Event IdeasDownload – OneLegacy
    • Participating with the Donate Life Rose Parade FloatLink

    Videos of Memorials

    • Donor Memorial Wall – Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, IA & Iowa Donor Network – Video
    • Donor Memorial Wall – Johns Hopkins Hospital – Video

    Relevant Literature

    • Hospital-Based Organ Donation Memorial Ceremony: A Grounded Theory Pilot StudyArticle – Reed, C., I Fonseca, E., I Reed, R., Foremski, S. and L Gill, S. (2015). Journal of Hospital Administration, 4(3). https://doi.org/10.5430/jha.v4n3p1.
  • Donor Recognition OPO Events
    • Ceremony of Remembrance Invite ExampleDownload – The Living Legacy Foundation
    • Ceremony of Remembrance Planning ChecklistDownload – The Living Legacy Foundation
    • Wall of LifeDownload – LifeCenter
    • Donor Family SurveyDownload – LifeCenter
    • Heartbeat BearsDownload – LifeCenter
  • Staff Recognition Resources
    • BRAVO! The Living Legacy’s Foundation’s Partner Recognition Program – Download – The Living Legacy Foundation
    • Excellence in Partnership Sample Awards Packet – Download – created by an Alliance workgroup
    • Nurse Appreciation FlyerDownload – LifeCenter
    • Nurse Appreciation Flyer InstructionsDownload – LifeCenter