Trillium presents organ donation award to Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills hospitals

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Published April 11, 2023 at 5:16 pm

Halton Healthcare has been recognized for its outstanding efforts to integrate organ and tissue donation as part of quality end-of-life care. HALTON HEALTHCARE PHOTO

Hospitals in Oakville, Milton and Halton Hills have been recognized for their work in championing organ and tissue donation.

Halton Healthcare has received a a 2021/2022 Trillium Gift of Life Network (TGLN) Hospital Achievement Award for its outstanding efforts to integrate organ and tissue donation as part of quality end-of-life care.

“We would like to extend an extra special thanks to our healthcare teams for supporting this lifesaving effort,” said Halton Healthcare on Twitter announcing the award. ⠀

The Provincial Conversion Rate Award is presented to hospitals who achieve a conversion rate which exceeds the target of 63 per cent set by Ontario Health (TGLN).

A conversion rate is the percentage of potential organ donors who went on to become actual donors.

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