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Today the Department of Health have launched their public consultation on changing to an ‘opt-out’ system of organ donation, to improve organ donation rates in England.
Today the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) has announced licence fee levels for the 2018/19 business year. The new licence fees come into effect from April 2018 and will be calculated on the same basis as 2017/18.
The government plans to change the organ donation system to an 'opt-out' system.
The Human Tissue Authority (HTA) is today issuing a warning to members of the public to be careful when registering to become an organ donor with services other than the Organ Donor Register.
Dying Matters is hosting its seventh annual Awareness Week, which will be an opportunity to place the importance of talking about dying, death and bereavement firmly on the national agenda.
NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) today released figures that highlight the number of families who have said no to a relative donating organs after
This Code was passed by Parliament in November 2015 and the HTA published the Code on 1 December here.
HTA publishes ‘Your Guide to Consent and Organ Donation’ as part of National Transplant Week 7-13 September
As part of National Transplant Week, the HTA has published a guide to consent and organ donation, which has been developed in collaboration with
The Human Tissue Authority (HTA) welcomes NHS Blood and Transplant’s introduction of their 3-for-1 living donor transplant scheme, launched today on World Kidney Day.
The new European Union Directive 2012/25/EU came into effect on Monday 14 July, following transposition into UK law via The Qua