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Washington Hospital Takes Part in Organ Donation Month

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:24 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel

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April is Organ Donation Month and Washington County Hospital and Clinics is joining the national donor registration campaign.  Kathleen Brinning with the hospital says they have joined the campaign as a Hospital Partner.  She says this is a partnership with the Iowa Hospital Association and the Iowa Donor Network.

Brinning says here in Iowa there are more than 600 people waiting for an organ transplant and over 111 thousand waiting across the country.

To find out about Washington County Hospital and Clinics’s participation in this campaign, contact WCHC’s Marketing Department at 319-863-3920.

For more information about Iowa Donor Network’s participation, contact Paul Sodders at 800-831-4131.

For more information about the national WPFL Hospital Campaign, visit here.