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MTS Welcomes Dr. Gary F. Marklin as Chief Medical Officer

MTS Welcomes Dr. Gary F. Marklin as Chief Medical Officer

Posted July 9, 2014 in News Category

Marklin’s experience expected to optimize the number of lifesaving organs available for transplant.

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KSDK Features Team Transplant St. Louis Member Deven Shelton

KSDK Features Team Transplant St. Louis Member Deven Shelton

Posted July 9, 2014 in News Category

With two trips to the Transplant Games of America, Deven Shelton has already inspired thousands at the Olympic-like sports festival. 

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MTS Nationally Recognized for Highest Overall Job Satisfaction

MTS Nationally Recognized for Highest Overall Job Satisfaction

Posted June 5, 2014 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant Services’ team has the highest overall job satisfaction in the nation according to a survey of 500 companies.

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Calling All Heroes

Calling All Heroes

Posted May 29, 2014 in News Category

Working with the Missouri Hospital Association and several area hospitals, Mid-America Transplant Services embarked on a large registry project in April to identify those who have joined the organ and tissue registry and educate those who have not. 

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Need for Organ Donation Featured on The Pulse of St. Louis

Need for Organ Donation Featured on The Pulse of St. Louis

Posted May 27, 2014 in News Category

The Pulse of St. Louis, a local 30-minute program hosted by Shirley Washington on KPLR11, dedicated its May 24th program to the topic of organ donation and the need for organ and tissue donors in the St. Louis region. 

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Kidney Transplant Recipients Benefit from Shorter Wait Times in St. Louis

Kidney Transplant Recipients Benefit from Shorter Wait Times in St. Louis

Posted May 15, 2014 in News Category

Shirley Washington of Fox 2 told the story on Tuesday of actor Marlon Sanders, who received a kidney transplant when he moved back to his hometown of St. Louis after waiting for a transplant for more than three years in Los Angeles.

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MTS Celebrates National Donate Life Month this April

MTS Celebrates National Donate Life Month this April

Posted April 16, 2014 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant Services celebrates this April as the 11th annual National Donate Life Month. The celebration commemorates those who have received or continue to wait for lifesaving transplants.

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MTS Featured in Health Leaders Media Article on OPO Surgical Suites

MTS Featured in Health Leaders Media Article on OPO Surgical Suites

Posted March 25, 2014

Health Leaders Media published a story this week about the streamlined approach several organ procurement organizations (OPO) are utilizing to improve efficiency and reduce costs.

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MTS Volunteer Featured in St. Louis American

MTS Volunteer Featured in St. Louis American

Posted March 20, 2014 in News Category

Kidney recipient and MTS volunteer Rev. Lauren Hickman was recently featured in the St. Louis American. He shared his story of high blood pressure leading to kidney failure, dialysis and transplant.

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Scott City Teen Saves Lives of Five People Through Organ Donation

Scott City Teen Saves Lives of Five People Through Organ Donation

Posted March 6, 2014

 A 17-year-old student at Scott City High School, Dominic Hooper’s heroic story of saving five lives was featured in the Southeast Missourian and in a KFVS-TV story.  

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