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Donor Network West is a federally designated nonprofit, 501(c)3, organ procurement and tissue recovery organization (OPO) with headquarters in Northern California and Northern Nevada. Established in 1987, we serve more than 13 million people and connect a donor’s gift to those in need in 45 counties in northern California and northern Nevada.

Donor Network West’s mission is to saves and heals lives through organ and tissue donation for transplantation and research. We honor and respect the donors and families we serve with compassionate care and inspire our communities to donate life.

Donor Network West es una organización Done vida miembro acreditado de la Asociación Americana de Bancos de Tejidos (AATB) y el Red para Compartir Órganos (UNOS).

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We proudly serve 175 hospitals in 45 counties and more than 13 million people in Northern California and Northern Nevada. Donor Network West works in close partnership with families, doctors, nurses, more than 500 funeral homes and 44 coroners and medical examiners to connect donors to recipients. View the map of our service area.

Un donante puede ahorrar hasta 8 personas a través de la donación de órganos y puede curar hasta 75 personas con sus tejidos.

Visita nuestro Datos de la donación de órganos y página de estadísticas. para informacion adicional.

what one organ donor can do
organs that can be donated

La terminología utilizada para describir e informar sobre la donación de órganos y tejidos ha evolucionado debido a los cambios en el campo y a petición de las familias donantes por respeto a sus seres queridos. Por ejemplo, la palabra "recuperación" (como en "recuperación de órganos" o "recuperación de tejidos") ha reemplazado a "cosecha", como término universalmente adoptado. A continuación se muestra una lista de otros términos relacionados con la donación con fecha y sus usos preferidos.

Correcto Incorrecto
Recuperar / Recuperar Cosecha / Cosecha
Donación fallecida / Donante fallecido Cadaverico / cadaver
Soporte mecánico o soporte ventilado Soporte vital
Donación tras muerte cardiaca Donación no palpitante
Donor Network West Red de donantes de trasplantes de California

Para obtener una lista extensa de términos y temas específicos para la donación de órganos y tejidos, haga clic aquí.

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