Good News: Pune witnesses its 50th organ donation

This is an indication that Punekars are warming up to the concept of organ donation. 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 awareness about the organ donation process is steadily on the rise, more family members are coming ahead themselves to give consent

Good News: Pune witnesses its 50th organ donationThe efforts taken by the state of Maharashtra has led to growing awareness about the concept of organ donation in Maharashtra. The ceaseless work of ZTCC coordinators and everyone involved in the process of organ donation has led to this A cadaver donation took occurred aon Tuesday, October 08. A 23-year-old had met with an […]

Better awareness yields results, as Mumbai witnesses its 61st organ donation

In an indication that Mumbaikars are warming up to organ donations, with the 50th organ donation in July, the city had already crossed the benchmark which it had set in 2018. And with a cadaver donation which took place on Wednesday, September 25, Mumbai has now witnessed its 61st organ donation, so far this year. This is also the first time that five organ donations have occured over the course of one month

Better awareness yields results, as Mumbai witnesses its 61st organ donationThis 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 awareness about the organ donation process is steadily on the rise, more family members are coming ahead themselves to give consent. The 59th organ donation in […]

Mumbai: JJ Hospital organises organ donation drive to promote awareness

On Thursday, September 05 Mumbai’s state-run JJ Hospital organised an organ donation drive, as a part of its on-going Organ Donation Campaign. This was done to promote the cause of organ donation and encourage more people to come forward and be organ donors

Mumbai: JJ Hospital organises organ donation drive to promote awarenessThe starting point of the organ donation drive was near Air India building at Marine Drive and the drive concluded at JJ Gymkhana. Doctors, nurses, interns, postgraduate students, and college students participated in large numbers in this drive. Many people are on the waiting list across the country for an organ transplant. But there are […]

Mumbai: J.J. Hospital launches organ donation campaign to spread awareness

Grant Government Medical College and Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals launched the Organ Donation Campaign 2019, from August 27 and it will last until September 05, 2019. Various events will be organised in the campus to spread the word on organ donation

Mumbai: J.J. Hospital launches organ donation campaign to spread awarenessOrgan donation is the process of donating organs or biological tissue to a living recipient, who needs a transplant. There is a huge shortage of donated organs in India, which results in a large number of deaths among patients as they do not receive an organ in time. In order to create awareness on organ […]

Nagpur witnesses its 54th organ donation since 2013

The organ donation took place on August 14 at Government Medical College and Hospital, Trauma Centre, Nagpur. This was the 54th organ donation since 2013. This noble act has helped save the lives of four people

Nagpur witnesses its 54th organ donation since 2013The deceased was an employee of Vijaya Bank, he met with an accident on August 11 at Beed city, with a severe head injury was admitted and operated at private Hospital at Beed. His relatives shifted him to GMCH, after treating for two days’ team of doctors declared him brain dead. Relatives were counselled by […]

Family’s awareness on organ donation helps save four patients

An organ donation happened on Wednesday, August 07 at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai, where a 39-year-old brain-dead woman helped give a second chance to four wait-listed patients. This marked the 53rd organ donation of Mumbai, so far this year

Family’s awareness on organ donation helps save four patientsOn Friday, August 02, a woman fell unconscious in her house. She sustained a head injury and was rushed to a local hospital. She was clinically evaluated at the Apollo Hospital. Despite all efforts on the doctor’s side, the woman wasn’t responding to treatment. She was eventually declared brain-dead on August 07. When the doctors […]

Organ donation: 40-yr-old brain-dead man helps save four lives

An organ donation happened on Tuesday, August 06 at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai, where a 40-year-old brain-dead man helped give a new lease of life to four people. This was the 52nd organ donation of Mumbai, so far this year

Organ donation: 40-yr-old brain-dead man helps save four livesOn Saturday, August 03, the man fell from the stairs in his building. He sustained a head injury and was rushed to a local hospital. He was treated at the hospital, but since the hospital did not have adequate facilities he was shifted to Apollo Hospital in Navi Mumbai. Over there, the doctors did their […]

Green corridor from Bhopal to Mumbai, helps enable 102nd heart transplant at Fortis Hospital

A lifesaving heart transplant was conducted on a 12-year-old Mumbaikar on Friday, July 26, this is the second cardiac donation from Bhopal that has enabled a transplant at the hospital. The harvested heart ferried across 693 km from Bhopal to Mumbai, to enable this transplant

Green corridor from Bhopal to Mumbai, helps enable 102nd heart transplant at Fortis HospitalA team of cardiac specialists at Fortis Hospital, Mulund led by Dr Anvay Mulay, Head-Cardiac Transplant Team, successfully performed a heart transplant on a 12-year-old Mumbaikar. This feat became possible after the husband and children of a 62-year-old female from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh consented to donate her organs. The 62-year-old donor, a homemaker, suffered a […]

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 […]

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 […]