On 14th April 2017, Super Specialty Hospital, Nagpur, invited MOHAN Foundation to speak about organ donation to the outpatients. Dr. Shrigiriwar arranged the stall where MOHAN Foundation displayed information brochures, donor cards, standees and a banner. Mr. Bulu Behera & Ms. Kanchan Shewde Transplant coordinators managed the stall.
Information given to outpatients:
Types of deaths
What can be donated after Brain Death, after Natural Death and while living.
How and where is waitlist of organ recipient?
Who can donate organs and value of a donor card?
MOHAN Foundation activities
Helpline number & MOHAN Foundation website
35 patients & relatives visited the stall. After understanding about organ donation, 15 patients took consent form & 2 patients signed consent form and took donor card, other will sign consent form after discussing with their family.
Questions asked by patients & relatives.
1) Those who register in MOHAN Foundation are they bound to donate organ?
2) If I signed consent form how will MOHAN Foundation know after my death?
3) What is the time duration for organ retrieval?