From Charlotte & Louisville, OmniLife Is Tackling Communication, Logistics Problems In Organ Donor Process

From Charlotte & Louisville, OmniLife Is Tackling Communication, Logistics Problems In Organ Donor Process

What happens after you check ‘become an organ donor’ at the DMV? However well-intentioned organ donors may be, the reality is that upwards of 54% of donated organs are discarded. For the team behind OmniLife, it’s a logistics problem. “A big reason for organ discard is that not enough information is accessible to make a quick decision on a transplant,” co-founder Dalton Shaull told Hypepotamus. “Other times, the organ has been accepted [by a patient] but it doesn’t get to where it needs to go because of logistics mistakes or a communication breakdown.” Read more >>

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