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policy 0098 : Organ, Tissue and Eye Donation

The University of Virginia Medical Center maintains a well-coordinated, compassionate, and respectful approach to organ, tissue, and eye donation that complies with state and federal laws and regulations. The Medical Center has designated personnel who, in conjunction with the contracted organ procurement organization, LifeNet Health (hereinafter also referred to as “OPO”), facilitate a systematic process for notifying the OPO of potential donors, evaluating potential donors, seeking consent for donation in a respectful and sensitive manner, and recovering donated organs.

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  1. effective date:

    December 1, 2021