Facts and Questions

Who can be a donor?

Who can be a donor?
You!  There are no age or race restrictions for donation and regardless of your medical history, you can sign up to be a donor. All major religions in the United States support donation and consider it a final act of love and generosity towards others. Don't rule yourself out from being an organ donor. You are always encouraged to register. 

Does registering as a donor change my patient care?

Does registering as a donor change my patient care?
The first priority of medical professionals is to save their patients' lives. An individual's donation status does not affect his or her medical care. 

Is there a cost to organ, tissue and eye donation?

Is there a cost to organ, tissue and eye donation?
There is no cost to donors or their families for organ, tissue and eye donation.