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Organ Transplant Feedback to Improve System Equity Sought by HHS

Dec. 1, 2021, 11:13 PM

The Biden administration wants the public to weigh in with specific ideas to help advance and improve equity in the organ transplant and donation system.

The Request for Information issued Monday by the Department of Health and Human Services through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services seeks “feedback from those on organ transplant waitlists, transplant recipients, their families, living donors and those who sign up to be posthumous donors,” a department statement said.

The feedback will be used to “inform future regulatory requirements” for transplant programs, organ procurement organizations, and providers for end-stage renal diseases to meet in order ...

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