Soon a chatbot will clear doubts about organ donation

I Gift Life, a Pune-based NGO has developed a chatbot which will answer and clear any type of question about organ donation. The chatbot's database is designed with the help of all transplant coordinators, and ZTCC Pune. The purpose is to provide authentic and reliable information on a single platform

Soon a chatbot will clear doubts about organ donationI Gift Life, a Pune-based NGO, has developed a chatbot which will answer any type of question about organ donation. The massive database, of the things related to organ donation, is designed with the help of all transplant coordinators, and ZTCC Pune. The chatbot will chat with the person, and answer any question asked about […]

Hospitals to now register online for licenses to conduct organ transplants, retrieval

The state government has launched a website to make it easier for the hospital to apply for permission for organ donation and organ transplants. This will help make it more convenient for hospitals by doing away with the tedious paperwork which is involved in this procedure

Hospitals to now register online for licenses to conduct organ transplants, retrievalThe hospitals which already have permission for this organ transplant and retrieval will also have to register online. At times, there are separate hospitals which are only allowed retrievals while others are given permission for transplants. Regardless of this, the hospitals will compulsorily have to register on the new website. The website which was recently […]

 ‘People’s participation and people’s awareness is the key for encouraging organ donation’

The Minister of State in Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Ashwini Kumar Choubey, appeals for people’s participation in the organ donation movement

 ‘People’s participation and people’s awareness is the key for encouraging organ donation’Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State (HFW) was speaking at the silver jubilee function of The Transplantation of Human Organs Act (THOA), 1994 , organised by the National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO), on Monday, July 8. Giving a clarion call for “Angdaan, Mahadaan, Mahakalyan,” Choubey said that people’s participation has to be ensured […]

Fortis Hospital organises poster making competition to mark silver jubilee of Organ Transplant Act

To celebrate and support the Silver Jubilee of the Transplantation of Human Organs Act, 1994, Fortis Hospital, Mulund organised a poster making competition in association with Omega School, Bhandup and Navbharat Nutan Vidyalay, Mulund

Fortis Hospital organises poster making competition to mark silver jubilee of Organ Transplant ActThe aim of this activity was to create awareness amongst school children and society about the Nobel cause of organ donation. More than 150 children, supported by their teachers, participated in the competition and were certified for their participation While speaking at the event, Dr Sandeep Sinha, Manager Cardiac Surgery & Clinical Coordinator Heart Transplant, […]

Mumbai witnesses its 50th organ donation, crosses 2018’s figure in six months

In an indication that Mumbaikars are warming up to organ donations, the city just needed six months this year to reach last year’s total number of 48 cadaveric donations. In fact, the 50th organ donation took place on Friday, July 05 at Apollo Hospitals in Navi Mumbai

Mumbai witnesses its 50th organ donation, crosses 2018’s figure in six monthsMumbai has hit its half-century when it comes to the number of cadaver donation recorded this year. With this feat, it has already crossed last year’s mark. This goes to show that awareness regarding organ donation is increasing in the city and day-by-day more people are becoming aware of the vital importance of organ donation. […]

As organ transplant Act is set to complete silver jubilee, ROTTO-SOTTO urges people to pledge organs

The Transplantation of Human Organs Act, 1994 (THOA) will be completing its silver jubilee on Monday, July 08. On this occasion, the National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation (NOTTO), is conducting a campaign to collect the maximum number of pledges to donate organs and tissues on this day

As organ transplant Act is set to complete silver jubilee, ROTTO-SOTTO urges people to pledge organsThe Transplantation of Human Organs Act, 1994, will be completing 25 years since its existence on July 08. In order to mark this day, NOTTO has launched an awareness drive and have appealed to people to register for organ donation through online pledges. The Regional Organ and Tissue Transplantation Organisation (ROTTO) and State Organ and […]

3.5 lakh doctors to come together to spread awareness on organ donation

In order to raise awareness about organ donation among people throughout the nation, Apollo Hospitals (Navi Mumbai) has tied up with the women’s wing of the Indian Medical Association (IMA). These doctors will now come forward and create awareness on organ donation among people in society

3.5 lakh doctors to come together to spread awareness on organ donationThese doctors will do their best to find unique ways to raise awareness about organ donation among their patients. They will make people aware of the vital awareness about organ donation. The doctors will also tell people about the importance of consent for organ donation and why it is necessary to convince more people about […]

Family comes forward to donate organs of brain-dead man, helps save two lives

An organ donation took on Friday, June 21. The family of a 53-year-old brain-dead man helped in providing the gift of life to two patients who were waitlisted for an organ transplant

Family comes forward to donate organs of brain-dead man, helps save two livesThis invaluable sacrifice will help give them a second chance at life. This marked the 48th cadaver donation in Mumbai The deceased organ donor had met with a road accident and had a severe head injury. He was a resident of Navi Mumbai. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Santish Manjunath, a spokesperson of Apollo […]

Surat: Brain-dead woman helps give a new life to six people

In the multiple organ donation that took place on Friday, June 21 in Surat. This is the first incident where the harvested lungs and heart have been transplanted in a single patient’s body

Surat: Brain-dead woman helps give a new life to six peoplePeople remain sceptical of organ donations. Let alone in their deaths, not even when they are alive they will pledge to donate their organs. Religious beliefs and lack of family permissions are a few of the reasons that people give when asked about organ donations. Despite all this, whenever news of people donating organs comes […]

Fortis Hospital successfully conduct its first post-single ventricle repair heart transplant

The hospital’s 98th successive Heart Transplant breathes life into a 9-year-old Mumbaikar. This transplant was made possible by the father of a 17-year-old male from Andhra Pradesh, consented to donate his heart, liver and kidneys

Fortis Hospital successfully conduct its first post-single ventricle repair heart transplantDr Anvay Mulay, Head-Cardiac Transplant Team, and Dr Dhananjay Malankar, Consultant, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, successfully conducted a lifesaving heart transplant on a 9-year-old recipient from Vikhroli, Mumbai on Monday, June 17. Mumbai’s 45th cadaveric donation since January 2019, enabled this transplant. This is also the first post-single ventricle repair heart transplant at Fortis Hospital, Mulund, […]
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