Organ Donation

In February 2020, a new national liver allocation policy that corrected decades of inequity officially took effect. GNYHA spearheaded a legal challenge to the former system, in coordination with allies for other disadvantaged states, which resulted in the new policy. GNYHA continues to advocate for fairness in organ allocation.

15 Items in Organ Donation
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GNYHA-Supported Litigation Spurs Nationwide Organ Allocation Reform
February 5, 2020
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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New Liver Allocation Policy to Go into Effect February 4; Threats Remain
January 27, 2020
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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Court’s Denial of Liver Allocation Lawsuit Injunction Brings New, More Equitable System One Step Closer
January 17, 2020
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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Court Ruling Makes Liver Allocation Reform One Step Closer to Reality
October 8, 2019
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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Significant Interim Victory in the Liver Allocation Litigation
September 27, 2019
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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Senate Appropriations Labor-HHS Subcommittee Targets Liver Allocation Reforms
September 17, 2019
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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New Liver Allocation Policy Goes into Effect After Judge Denies Request for TRO
May 14, 2019
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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Opponents of Equitable Liver Distribution Initiate Lawsuit to Stifle Reforms
April 29, 2019
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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Engel-LaMalfa Dear Colleague on Liver Allocation Receives 81 Signatures
April 4, 2019
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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Fairness in Liver Distribution
March 18, 2019
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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Congressional Letter on Liver Allocation Gets 81 Signatures
March 11, 2019
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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GNYHA-Sponsored Lawsuit Results in Reforms of National Liver Allocation Policy
December 4, 2018
Government Affairs Federal Organ Donation
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