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The HTA commissioned Savanta ComRes to run a professional evaluation in early 2020.
These reports provide valuable insight into:
Transplant units and Stem Cell coordinators must use the updated template referral letter when referring a case to the HTA.
Download the updated template referral letter (DOC 45 KB)
We have developed tailored guidance for Independent Assessors (IAs), Accredited Assessors (AAs), Living Donor Coordinators (LDCs) and Stem cell coordinator/Specialist Nurses on COVID-19 related arrangements.
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The guidance clarifies the practices that should already be in place to undertake removal of regenerative material within the law, and put the donor’s best interests at the forefront of any decision.
Key issues to be aware of:
The HTA only has the power to make a decision on a case if the donor is a child not competent to consent, or an adult lacking capacity to consent. The HTA must therefore explore competence before confirming whether or not we can make a decision on the case. If a child appears to have competence...
The Human Tissue Act 2004 (Persons who Lack Capacity to Consent and Transplants) Regulations 2006 (Regulations) require that an AA must have conducted separate interviews with the donor, the person giving consent on the donor’s behalf and the recipient in order to gather the material that must...