Please see below for a list of search results.
We have revised our guidance on the regulation of bone marrow and peripheral blood stem cells (PBSC) donations where the donor is an adult lacking capacity or child without competence to consent.
The HTA has developed a useful flowchart that shows you the steps in order to become a living organ donor.
To view the flowchart, please click on the link below.
Once a donor has been deemed medically and clinically suitable to donate by their medical practitioner the donor will be required to attend an independent assessment. An independent assessment is an interview which is carried out by an Independent Assessor (IA) who is trained and accredited by...
This guidance provides information to potential donors, recipients and those setting up websites that aim to bring these people together on how the system works in the UK and issues to consider.
Accredited Assessors submit their reports using the HTA’s online submission system. This is a secure system which is data protected.
Under the Human Tissue Act 2004, any potential donation of a solid organ or part organ for transplantation must be assessed by an Independent Assessor (IA) and a report submitted to the HTA for consideration.
Following the transposition of the European Union Tissues and Cells Directives into UK law via the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) Regulations 2007 (as amended), the HTA (as a risk based regulator) focused on directing its resources to ensuring that those activities that...