Strategy 7: Transplant Hospital Relationships with Donation Partners

Establish relationships with donation partners (e.g., OPO, Eye Bank, Tissue Bank, State Registries), and other organizations involved with donation within the DSA that reflect a collaborative, cohesive culture to support organ and tissue donation as a joint strategic priority.

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  • General Resources
    • How to access the ROO reportview UNOS Primer and visit to log in.
    • In-House Coordinator Job DescriptionDownload – Lifebanc
    • In-House Coordinator Memorandum of Agreement SampleDownload – Lifebanc
    • Memorandum of Agreement Between the OPO & Hospital/Transplant ProgramDownload – LiveOnNY & NYU Langone Medical Center
    • OPO & Transplant Center Contract TemplateDownload – Lifebanc
    • OPO Staff Transplant OrientationDownload – University Transplant Center
    • 2017 OPO/Transplant Center Emergency Preparedness ProtocolsDownload – Southwest Transplant Alliance
    • Organ Donation Coordinator (in hospital) Job DescriptionDownload – NYU Langone Medical Center
    • Recipient Information (Electronic Form)Download
    • Remote Access Policy and Request FormDownload
  • Recipient/Donor Communication

    Resources for transplant recipients to write to donor families:

    • Correspondence with Donor FamiliesDownload – Lifebanc
    • Send a Thank You Note to Your Donor FamilyLink – LiveOnNY
    • Writing to Your Donor’s FamilyLink – Gift of Life Donor Program
    • Writing to Your Donor Family (English & Spanish)Download – Southwest Transplant Alliance
    • Writing to Transplant RecipientsDownload – Southwest Transplant Alliance
    • Escribiendo A Los Receptores de Transplante – Download – Southwest Transplant Alliance
  • Relevant Literature

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