What can be done politically to increase the number of organ donations? Karin Riis-Jørgensen
The sudden decision My story…
Solutions • Policy objectives • Experiences from Norway • Support for Healthcare professionals • Experiences from Spain • Change in legislation • Presumed consent • Patients rights • Economically compensation to the Donor?
Political objectives • The number of Donors per million inhabitant should increase to 30. • We need a ‘YES’
Support for Healthcare professionals • Education of Healthcare professionals • Transplant Coordinators on limited contracts • Enthusiasts
Change in legislation • Presumed consent • Patients rights
Economically compensation to the Donor? • Should the Government e.g. pay for the funeral when you are listed in the register of Donors?
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