ATCA-OTA-TSANZ Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
National SOP: Organ Allocation Organ Rotation Urgent Listing - Version 4.0 - Feb 2023. Click here to view
National SOP: Packaging, Labelling, Storage and Documentation of Deceased Donor Vessels - SOP003/2016 Version 5.0 Nov 2020. Currently under review 2022/23. Click here to view
Additional TSANZ Guidelines:
Surgical Technique for Deceased Donor Abdominal Organ Retrieval - *updated Version 1.1 - June 2023*. Click here to view
TSANZ Infectious Disease Transmission in Solid Organ Transplantation Review: Donor Evaluation, Recipient Risk & Outcomes of Transmission - May 2018: Click here to download the report.
Guidelines for Hospitals to Assist in Credentialing of Transplant Surgeons in Australia and New Zealand
TSANZ Guidelines G004/2017.. Version 1.0, May 2017 Click here
For all educational resources go to the OrganMatch training hub - Transplantation Portal
Flow Crossmatching - Clinical Guidance Document, version 1.0. Click here
Estimated Post Transplant Survival (EPTS)
With the valuable support of Phil Clayton (ANZDATA) the Renal Transplant Advisory Committee have developed an information sheet for the Estimated Post-Transplant Survival Score system in Australia. It is important that all clinicians involved in transplantation decisions, familiarise themselves with this index.
The EPTS can be calculated manually using the EPTS calculator available below.
Letter from Department of Health Re: Medicare requirements for kidney transplants
Click here to view