Transplant Info

How does it work?

United Network for Organ Sharing

Organ: All

Waitlist Registrations as of February 28, 2017

Where Candidate's Permanent State Of Residence at Listing: New Mexico


Candidate's Permanent State of Residence at Listing Desired Organ Total
Heart Kidney Kidney-Pancreas Liver Lung Pancreas
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
New Mexico 17 2.2 596 78.8 5 0.7 125 16.5 6 0.8 7 0.9 756 100

Based on OPTN data as of February 24th, 2017.
Data subject to change due to future correction or submission.

Transplant Resources

Facebook
www.facebook.com/otapnm
United Network for Organ Sharing
www.unos.org
The Journal of Heart + Lung Transplantation
www.jhltonline.org
American Society of Transplantation - Patient Information
www.myast.org/patient-information
Infórmate
www.informate.org
Presbyterian Transplant Services
www.phs.org/doctors-services/services-centers/Pages/transplant-services.aspx
University of New Mexico Renal Transplant Services
surgery.unm.edu/divisions/urology/transplant.html
University of Colorado Transplant Services
www.uch.edu/transplant
Mayo Clinic Transplant Center
Phoenix AZ
480-342-1010
mayoclinic.org
National Kidney Foundation
www.kidney.org/transplantation/livingdonors
Transplant Hero
www.transplanthero.com
Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network
optn.transplant.hrsa.gov
UNOS Transplant Living
www.transplantliving.org
Living Donor Information
www.livingdonorassistance.org
U.S. Government on Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation
www.organdonor.gov
Living Organ Donation
www.livingdonorsonline.org
Gift of a Lifetime
www.organtransplants.org
Donate Life
www.donatelife.net
www.donatelifenm.org
White House Summit on Organ Donation
https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2016/06/13/fact-sheet-obama-administration-announces-key-actions-reduce-organ
Medlineplus.gov
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
You can use MedlinePlus to learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic or find out about clinical trials on a disease or condition.

Books

Fidel Barrantes, M.D. "All About Kidney Transplant, A Practical Guide For Patients, Caregivers and Providers"

A comprehensive tool for people at any stage of their transplant. It covers transplant from the day the kidney is received, hot topics, frequently asked questions, and living donor education.

https://www.amazon.com/TRANSPLANT-PRACTICAL-PATIENTS-CAREGIVERS-PROVIDERS-ebook/dp/B01JER8Y8E/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1470600871&sr=8-1&keywords=fidel+barrantes

Fidel Barrantes, M.D. "The First Hundred Days After Kidney Transplant Surgery"

Covers events only associated with the first 100 days post kidney transplant.

https://www.amazon.com/Hundred-Kidney-Transplant-Surgery-Barrantes-ebook/dp/B01JKFP7OY/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1470600871&sr=8-2&keywords=fidel+barrantes

Rx Drug Assistance

Patient assistance programs for prescribed immunosuppressive medications are available by contacting:

Roche Patient Assistance Program (Cellcept)
(800) 772-5790

Novartis Patient Assistance Program (Cyclosporine)
(888) 455-6655

Novartis Transplant Reimbursement Information (Neoral)
(877) 952-1000

Astellas Patient Assistance Program (Prograf)
(800) 477-6472

Abbott Patient Assistance Program (Gengraf)
(800) 633-9110