These videos bring to life the dramatic difference organ, eye, and tissue donation makes for those suffering from life debilitating diseases and the gracious gift donors leave for the recipients and their loved ones. These inspiring stories encourage people to register as donors.
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Organ Donation and Transplantation: How Does It Work? (4:54)
This animated video explains the transplant waiting list, how someone becomes a donor, the process of matching organs, and signing up to share the gift of life.
OPOs Recognized for Organ Donation Outreach (4:46)
Dr. Howard Koh, HHS Assistant Secretary for Health, congratulates organ procurement organizations involved in the Hospital Organ Donation Campaign that to date has resulted in 327,659 donor designations. In Phase III of the campaign, 400 hospitals earned gold, silver, or bronze recognition for planning registration and outreach activities for staff, patients, guests, and their community.
El regalo de vida: Lo que los hispanos deben saber (2:18)
Amalia is a grandmother, mother, wife and heart recipient. In this video, she and her husband Eduardo talk about how many Hispanics in the U.S. are waiting for an organ transplant, and what you need to know about registering. In Spanish.