Is Living Donation Right for Me?

There are some valuable things to think about when you are considering living donation.

Questions to Ask:
  • What are your basic feelings and beliefs about organ donation?
  • What are the risks and benefits to you if you or your loved one donates?
  • What impact will donation have on your relationships with the recipient or your other family members?
  • How will the donor manage work responsibilities while recovering?
  • Who else might be considered as a donor? How will you all agree on who should be considered first?
  • How will you and your potential donor feel if the evaluation process rules out their ability to donate?
  • Who will be your support network to help you through this process?