The Australian Government is urging young Australians to put their good intentions about organ donation into effect by registering and sharing their decision online.
Check out the DonateLife Week Campaign Video launched today by Assistant Minister for Health the Hon Ken Wyatt MP.
Donating Life is a short documentary that provides a snapshot into the lives of three families who have been involved in the emotional, yet life-changing process of organ and tissue donation.
This DonateLife Week (31 July - 7 August) Australians will be urged to join the Australian Organ Donor Register online to help end the wait for those in need of a life-saving transplant.
Top specialists will celebrate thirty years of Australian paediatric liver transplants at the inaugural Liver Kids Australia Conference and Family Day. The conference will be held at the Taronga Centre on 9 July, and is the first event of its kind in the country.
An Intensive Care Unit in Armadale Health Services was one of four finalists in the team excellence award category for the 2016 HESTA national nursing awards.
Assistant Minister for Health, the Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP today announced almost $400,000 in Community Awareness Grants to enable 17 organisations to help encourage more Australians to join the Australian Organ Donor Register online and to discuss their decision with family and friends.
Men can too. Become organ and tissue donors that is. That’s the message long-time friends Donovan Kirk-Burnnand, Hugh Murray and James Little took to the top of Bluff Knoll in the Stirling Range this week.
Over the last few months, some people from Bunbury - in Western Australia’s south west -have individually expressed interest to DLWA in promoting registration for organ and tissue donation.
New Clinical and Ethical Guidelines for organ transplantation from deceased donors released by Assistant Minister for Health and Aged Care Ken Wyatt