The National Perspective

Organ Procurement Organizations The fifty-eight Organ Procurement Organizations (OPOs) serving the nation represent a unique aspect of the health care system. These community-based, non-profit organizations are designated by the federal government to recover organs from deceased donors for transplantation. Indeed, they are the only organizations charged with […]

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Brian Lensink

Brian Lensink, Johnstown, OH. Brian received a life-saving liver transplant on May 15, 2018. Brian said this about donation, “Having received a transplant, my quality […]

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Christal Jones-Shiller

Christal Jones-Shiller, Canal Winchester, OH. Christal received a life-saving heart transplant on August 14, 2016. Christal’s family has a hereditary heart condition and she and […]

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Deyett Robertson

Deyett Robertson, Columbus, OH. Deyett received a life-saving kidney transplant on September 6, 2016. Because of her transplant, she is able to spend valuable time […]

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Marshall Cheatham

Marshall Cheatham, Columbus, OH – Marshall received a life-saving kidney transplant on August 17, 2018. After nearly five years of waiting for his transplant, Marshall […]

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Tyler Cummins

Tyler Cummins, Columbus, OH.  Tyler received a life-saving heart transplant on February 25, 2019. Tyler waited for just four hours for a heart transplant after […]

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Tracy Linebarger

Tracy Linebarger, Columbus OH. Tracy received a life-saving lung transplant on January 18, 2017. Tracy had this to say about the gift she received – […]

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Terry Tucker

Terry Tucker, New Albany, OH. Terry received a life-saving kidney and liver transplant on May 9, 2017. Terry is very grateful to his donor for […]

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Ryan Zinn

Ryan Zinn, Columbus, OH. Ryan received a life-saving heart transplant on September 26, 1988. Since transplant, Ryan has been able to LIVE! He was able […]

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