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 […]

Organ donation: Doctors successfully utilise one liver to help save two lives in Pune

For the first time under Pune ZTCC, a rare and challenging procedure of split liver transplant was recently performed. One liver from a deceased brain-dead donor helped give a new lease of life to two waitlisted patients

Organ donation: Doctors successfully utilise one liver to help save two lives in PuneA cadaver liver donation saved the life of two people. The liver of an organ donor was split between a child and an adult. One part of the liver was successfully transplanted into an adult, while another was transplanted into a child. Recently, a 27-year-old man met with an accident. He was declared brain-dead by […]

Pune: 21-yr-old daughter selflessly donates part of her liver to save ailing father

A 21-year-old daughter donated liver to her father in Pune. Having a scar on stomach would make her less eligible to find a man for marriage, as per societal taboo. The girl proudly said that she would not like to marry a man who just looks at the scar and doesn’t appreciate the noble gesture which performed for her father

Pune: 21-yr-old daughter selflessly donates part of her liver to save ailing fatherOn Tuesday, July 2, Antrica Baena, underwent a liver transplant at Sahyadri Hospital in Pune. He was suffering from stage-4 liver cirrhosis. Tanishq Baena, his 21-year-old daughter showed the willingness to donate her liver and convinced the family to accept her decision. Tanishq did not think twice before making up her mind to donate part […]

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 […]

Pune tops the list of ‘green corridors’ for organ donation

Pune has carried out highest Green Corridors in the state so far. In 2015, the first Green Corridor was done on the day when DCP traffic of Pune haven't even heard about organ donation. City has now seen around 90 Green Corridors.

Pune tops the list of ‘green corridors’ for organ donation  Pune has carried out the highest Green Corridors in the state so far. In 2015, the first green corridor was done on the day when DCP traffic of Pune hasn’t even heard about organ donation. The city has now seen around 90 Green Corridors. From an urgent call to Commissioner of Police at 4 […]

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 […]
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