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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.
We have a job vacancy for a Living Donation Officer. Salary: £26,290 - 33,960Job Type: Full Time, PermanentWorking Pattern: 36 hours per week
A decade ago it first became possible for individuals in the UK to donate a kidney to someone they did not know, and had never met - this form of living donation is known as non-directed altruistic donation.
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.