Coping Practices to Strengthen Your Emotional Health
Dr. Sarah Gulick discusses the impact of depression and anxiety on individuals going through transplant/chronic illness as well as practical techniques and coping skills through ACT Therapy.
Understanding Medicare for Transplant and How fundraising can Help with Costs not Covered by Insurance
Learn about Medicare eligibility and how it differs depending on the reason for being entitled, how the rules that apply to Medicare vary based on recipient eligibility, and how fundraising for transplant can be a helpful option to cover transplant costs not covered by insurance.
COVID-19 Update and Transplant with Dr. Judith Anesi, University of Pennsylvania.
Transplant Webinar: Organ Donation to Transplant Surgery
Larry Suplee, MS, CTBS, Director, Transplant Information Center with Gift of Life Donor Program shares the process for organ and tissue donation, how organs are procured, allocated, and transported for transplantation, and how the “waitlist” works. Watch here
Transplant Medication 101 with Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy. Watch here
A webinar with UNOS – “UNOS: How Transplant Patients Make the Transplant System Work” with UNOS CEO Brian Shepard and Robert Goodman, Heart Transplant Recipient and Member of UNOS’ Board of Directors. Watch Here
A webinar on post-transplant nutrition and diabetes with Temple University Hospital.
A virtual session on “Communicating with your Donor Family” with guest Jacquelyn Kates, LSW, CT, Senior Family Services Counselor at Gift of Life Donor Program.
A webinar on “Social Security Benefits and Organ Transplant” with head of Pond Lehockey Disability’s social security disability department, Mr. Thomas Giordano Jr., Esq. Did you know with social security disability insurance, transplant patients may be eligible for up to $2,700 per month in disability benefits and health insurance under Medicare? Join us for this informative discussion on eligibility and the application for SSDI.
Gift of Life Family House joins Penn Medicine’s High Risk Skin Cancer Clinic for a “Skin Cancer After Transplant” webinar. Learn about skin cancer after transplant and detection and prevention methods with experts Elizabeth Hayward, MSN, CRNP and Leora Aizman.
A discussion on “Exploring Survivor’s Guilt” with Gift of Life Family House Social Worker Talia Giordano, LCSW and Gift of Life Donor Program Senior Family Support Counselor, Jacquelyn Kates, LSW, CT.
This video highlights the valuable and encouraging perspective about organ donation and transplant from a Donor mom.
Not sure how to plan for the transplant process? Watch this video to learn how transplant families can prepare for the unpredictable and dynamic transplant journey.