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20Jan/17

Spanish organ donation rate highest in the world, demonstrating strategies for success – Healio

Spanish organ donation rate highest in the world, demonstrating strategies for success
Healio
The Organización Nacional de Trasplantes created a model of coordination that enabled Spain to achieve the world’s highest rate of deceased organ donation at 40 donors per million population, according to an article published in the American Journal of …

20Jan/17

Woman convicted of swindling organ donation organization – nwitimes.com


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Woman convicted of swindling organ donation organization
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Many of the false invoices specified that Schultz’s son and another individual were doctors who performed organ and tissue procurement, when in reality neither did such work. When the fraud began, Schultz’s son was 17 years old and attending high school.
Federal Jury Convicts Lockport Woman Of Scheming To Defraud a Not-For-Profit Organ Donation NetworkeNews Park Forest

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20Jan/17

Text alert scheme will ensure families in India get the message on organ donation – The Guardian


The Guardian
Text alert scheme will ensure families in India get the message on organ donation
The Guardian
Doctors in India are to get text alerts reminding them to ask families to donate the organs of deceased loved ones as part of a campaign to solve the country’s organ shortage, which has fuelled a black market trade. The drive, “Poochna mat bhoolo

19Jan/17

Another Voice: We need to do more to increase organ donations – Buffalo News


KCTV Kansas City
Another Voice: We need to do more to increase organ donations
Buffalo News
To the 19,000 French waiting for organ transplants, this is a life or death game changer. While 80 percent of the French population favors organ donation, only 40 percent of family members actually follow through with their loved ones’ wishes to donate
Organ donations up nationally and locally, group saysKCTV Kansas City

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