In July of this year, NEOB set a one-month record for organ donors in New England by recovering 92 transplantable organs from 27 donors and is on track for a record breaking 2006.
NEOB is the non-profit, federally-designated OPO for all or part of the six New England states.
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With the interview ended, Vickie and I walked down polished white corridors to the White House Athletic Center (WHAC), also located in the NEOB
NEOB, a nonprofit procurement organization, is responsible for the surgical recovery of organs and tissues for transplant throughout the New England region.
Dempsey points out that NEOB takes both parties through this sensitive and thorough process, ensuring a comfortable and respectful outcome.
NEOB subsequently asked CDS to convey its offer to Duke, which CDS did, and Duke accepted.
CDS was the information conduit between NEOB and Duke.
NEOB sends donation coordinators, too, to assess the situation.
We don't want to approach the family prior to their understanding that the patient's not going to make it," said Janice Adams, an anesthesiology nurse practitioner and in-house coordinator for NEOB.