Tag Archives: Organ Donation

April is Donate Life Month

To recognize April as Donate Life month, many MHA-member hospitals are hosting events to raise awareness about the importance of organ donation and transplantation and are continuing efforts to increase the size of the Michigan Organ Donor Registry. Michigan hospitals,…

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National Donor Day a reminder of the gift of life inside us all

The parents of 8-year-old Alexis had the courage, love and heart to allow their daughter be a hero for six people across the nation. In 2009, Alexis’ life was cut tragically short when she was hit in the head with…

National Campaign Aims to Increase Organ Donation

This guest post is by Sam R. Watson, senior vice president, Patient Safety and Quality at the Michigan Health & Hospital Association and executive director of the MHA Keystone Center for Patient Safety & Quality. Hospitals across the country have…

 

New Secretary of State Policy Boosts Organ Donor Registry

This guest post is by Sam R. Watson, senior vice president, Patient Safety and Quality at the Michigan Health & Hospital Association and executive director of the MHA Keystone Center for Patient Safety & Quality. In April, Secretary of State…

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New Michigan Driver’s License May Help Boost Organ Donation Numbers In The State

This guest post is by Sam R. Watson, senior vice president, Patient Safety and Quality at the Michigan Health & Hospital Association and executive director of the MHA Keystone Center for Patient Safety & Quality. April is Donate Life month,…

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