To be considered for a transplant, a patient must be evaluated using the OSOTC patient selection criteria by the appropriate multidisciplinary treatment team at one of the following member hospitals:
The patient will then be presented to the hospital-based Patient Selection Committee to determine the medical suitability of the candidate. The exact composition of the interdisciplinary committee is determined by each hospital.
General Indications for Transplant by Organ
It has been agreed by all member hospitals that patients will be evaluated for transplantation solely based on their medical suitability. The general indications are as follows: