The Ripple Effect: An eNewsletter for the UW Health Organ Procurement Organization


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November 2010


One discussion, one family and one organ donor at a time. This messaging causes a ripple effect that changes Wisconsin and the world beyond our state's borders. Welcome to The Ripple Effect, an e-newsletter that brings you the latest news and information related to organ donation.


Big Red Goes Orange


With fans dressed in red and volunteers wrapped in orange, we'll join forces with UW football to promote organ donation and the Wisconsin Donor Registry at the November 27 Badger game against Northwestern.  Read more


Donor Link: A Faster Means to Allocation


We're excited to introduce Donor Link, a newly developed web-based system used to track each step of the organ donation process with improved efficiency by bringing together information from several separate donor programs. Read more


Our Online Volunteer Program


To make joining the Organ Procurement Organization volunteer team even easier, we've developed a new volunteer enrollment process that starts off prospective volunteers with an interest form you can submit to our staff via the web. Read more


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