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  • By Darren Johnson, PA-C I was in a fog, all I could see was darkness although it was the middle of the day, the blinds were open and all the lights in my room were on. The nurses around me were hectic, moving quickly and clearly with purpose. Beside ...

  • The ASTCT would like to thank Dr. Miguel Perales for all of his work on the ASTCT Practice Guidelines App. Physicians from all over the world are using the app to improve the care provided to transplant patients. The mobile app has been downloaded close ...

  • Have you been watching HBO this spring? No we are not talking about Game of Thrones, but something much more pertinent to the cellular transplant community. HBO released a five episode mini-series about the 1986 Chernobyl disaster. If you have not seen ...

  • We had a major quality incident in June – at our home. It was 9 p.m. on a Wednesday night and we were heading home from Olive Garden after a nice dinner celebrating the last day of school. As my better half was reviewing the schedule for the following ...

  • ASTCT’s FY2020 IPPS Proposed Rule Response On June 24 th , ASTCT submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) on the FY2020 Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) proposed rule. ASTCT’s comments respond to both ...