Bridge to Life was founded with the mission of improving organ transplants through developing new preservation solutions and technologies to provide the highest quality of service to organ procurement organizations and transplant centers. As a leading supplier of preservation solutions worldwide, Bridge to Life focuses on innovation in organ preservation and machine perfusion. Through a strong focus on collaboration with surgeons and transplant professionals, Bridge to Life continues to explore emerging science and preservation technologies.
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2023 Professional Partnership Benefits
2022 Annual Report
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2023 Corporate Partnership Benefits
If you are interested in becoming a valued 2023 Alliance Corporate Partner, please take a look at our various levels of partnership and accompanying benefits.
The Organ Donation and Transplantation Alliance (The Alliance) is pleased to present our Corporate Partners. We are not a membership organization, and therefore rely on voluntary financial support from our donation, transplantation and corporate partners in order to develop, produce and maintain valuable programs and services for our life-saving professional community. We are incredibly grateful to our Corporate Partners who have extended their generous support over the years.
Together, through our collaborative power, we can ensure that more people than ever can enjoy a second chance at life.
2023 Advocate Corporate Partners
CompuMed leverages leading-edge technologies with our “Best-of-the-Best”, Board-Certified specialists to deliver timely, actionable diagnostics helping Organ Procurement Organizations decrease ICU/OR times, allocation delays, and cold ischemia times, improving outcome predictability and ultimately organ transplantation rates.
Essential Pharmaceuticals has served the transplant community with its products, service and contributions to transplant medicine since 2006. Custodiol® HTK was initially launched in 2000, but brought into the folds of Essential Pharmaceuticals in 2006. Since 2006, Essential has grown into a significant, highly specialized business with a distinct sales, customer service and marketing team. Custodiol® HTK has grown to be one of the leading organ preservation solutions in the United States.
Global Transplant Solutions, Inc. was established in 2017 in Spartanburg, SC as a provider of preservation solutions used in the human organ procurement and transplant market. The company’s vision of “Fostering the Mission” of organ donation is ingrained throughout everything they do and starts with each employee being a registered organ donor. As a manufacturer and distributor, GTS provides the highest quality products available and continually pursues methods of improving the current products. Their products are FDA cleared and go through a rigorous quality control and quality assurance process to ensure that each unit meets the standards required by organ procurement and transplant professionals. The life-saving gift of a donated organ deserves nothing less!
The International Institute for the Advancement of Medicine (IIAM) is at the forefront of providing non-transplantable organs to the medical research community for purposes of combatting and curing disease. As a nonprofit with more than 30 years of experience in the field, IIAM is a known and trusted partner to both organ procurement organizations and research institutions worldwide. For more information, please visit www.iiam.org.
StatLine provides world-class technology and solutions to increase organ donation through improved donor management, more efficient tracking systems, and 24/7 state-of-the-art support and technology. They also provide outsourced support to benefit clients with limited staff or expertise. For more information, please visit www.statline.org.
Lung Bioengineering Inc. (LBE) is the first centralized ex vivo lung perfusion service model in the United States. With a team of trained specialists, one-of-a-kind facilities and cloud-based case management exchange, we provide continuous monitoring that allows clinicians to make real-time assessments remotely with confidence. Their seamless service is available 24/7, removing barriers and providing touchpoints at every step of the donation and transplantation process to optimize organ utilization.
NORA, the Nationwide Organ Recovery Transport Alliance works with OPOs and Transplant Centers throughout the country to provide the perfect “One Call Solution” for Air and Ground Organ Recovery Transportation. Efficiency, attention to details, understanding critical time management, budget constraints and the importance of your program to the community makes NORA the perfect addition to the Organ Procurement process.
OmniLife Health is setting a new standard in clinical workflow automation by connecting care teams throughout the organ transplant journey and other complex care environments. The platform accelerates optimal health outcomes with reliable digital tools to simplify and standardize complex care and encourages purposeful collaboration across the enterprise, external partners, and patients. We help transplant centers digitize their organ intake checklists and protocols, as well as patient waitlist management to increase productivity, reduce the impact of staffing shortages, optimize performance and billing, and ultimately transplant more patients.
Organ Recovery Systems is committed to designing and delivering exceptional clinical tools and services to preserve and protect donor organs. They support global transplant programs with their proprietary LifePort® Kidney Transporter, SPS-1® (UW solution) and KPS-1®, with several products in late-stage development. In addition to providing innovative preservation products, Organ Recovery Systems provides support to their clients via the LifePort mobile app, 24/7 Perfusion Helpline, in-person and virtual Instructor-Led Training, and a Client Community, where LifePort users can watch training videos and complete online courses.
Paragonix Technologies is a leading provider of Advanced Organ Preservation (AOP) devices that safeguard donor organs during the journey between donor and recipient patients. Their FDA-cleared and CE-marked devices incorporate clinically proven and medically trusted cold preservation techniques that allow unprecedented physical and thermal protection to the organ in transit. Every Paragonix AOP device natively integrates with their novel digital app, delivering real-time organ tracking data and monitoring logistics for transplant teams seeking a secure and centralized solution.
Specialist Direct telehealth solutions provide real-time access to the world’s top medical specialists to deliver superior patient outcomes. The company’s diagnostic solutions for organ procurement organizations and transplant hospitals facilitate increased organ recovery rates and save lives. Specialist Direct is the market leader and standard of care in delivering comprehensive diagnostic solutions for the OPO community. Its services include telecardiology, telepathology, telepulmonology and teleradiology.
2023 Supporter Corporate Partners
MediGO is a first-of-its-kind logistics platform that enables real-time management of time-sensitive medical resources on a centralized communication channel. Powered by proprietary algorithms and machine learning, MediGO provides the most accurate tracking and estimated times of arrival in the industry. With newfound supply chain transparency, care teams can proactively unify stakeholders, coordinate resources, and minimize waste – to improve quality and deliver confidence.
CareDx, Inc. is a leading precision medicine solutions company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of clinically differentiated, high-value healthcare solutions for transplant patients and caregivers. CareDx offers products, testing services and digital healthcare solutions along the pre- and post-transplant patient journey, and is the leading provider of genomics-based information for transplant patients.
2023 Friend Corporate Partners
The innovative and award-winning iTransplantSM Platform from InVita is the world’s most advanced software platform for clinical management, logistics, communications, and analytics across the donation and transplantation ecosystem. Comprehensive and proven, interoperable, innovative and flexible, iTransplant enables nearly 75% of all organ, tissue, and eye transplants from deceased donors in the U.S., as well as across Canada, Australia, and Europe. Where iTransplant systems are implemented, donation and transplant have increased significantly.
LifeLogics is a specialty data management solutions provider to the organ and tissue recovery and processing community. Founded in 2006, the company was launched with the support of a consortium of organ procurement organizations (OPOs). Today, LifeLogics has more than one-third of the organ processing community in the United States as customers via its flagship product, TrueNorth™ – the industry’s premier organ and tissue donor information solution.
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