Category Archives: Organ Donation

Honoring end of life wishes – Engage with Grace

Sometimes we become aware of things because of a plan.  Sometimes we become aware of things because of happenstance.  In this case, the latter is true, as the bulk of this post is part of a movement to have us communicate our end of life wishes to our loved ones.  In the professional world I…

HHS lauds 27 Texas Hospitals for Organ Donation Rates

The US Department of Health and Human Services recently released a list of hospitals nationally that had high rates of organ donation.  27 Texas Hospitals were on the list, including 8 in the Houston area. The top honor, gold medal status, was earned by Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth.  Cook Children’s was one…