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Latest Update: December 22, 2023

Training Information

Designated Requestor Training

Responsible Party

Who Must Complete Training?
Individual designated as a requestor.


When Do I Need to Complete?


How Do I Get Trained?
The OPO must offer to provide designated requestor training on at least an annual basis.


The legal mandate requiring reporting
§ 482.45 Condition of participation: Organ, tissue, and eye procurement.

(a) Standard: Organ procurement responsibilities. The hospital must have and implement written protocols that:

(3) Ensure, in collaboration with the designated OPO, that the family of each potential donor is informed of its options to donate organs, tissues, or eyes or to decline to donate. The individual designated by the hospital to initiate the request to the family must be an organ procurement representative or a designated requestor. A designated requestor is an individual who has completed a course offered or approved by the OPO and designed in conjunction with the tissue and eye bank community in the methodology for approaching potential donor families and requesting organ or tissue donation;

§ 486.322 Condition: Relationships with hospitals, critical access hospitals, and tissue banks. (b) Standard: Designated requestor training for hospital staff. The OPO must offer to provide designated requestor training on at least an annual basis for hospital and critical access hospital staff.
Although many of these requirements apply to individual medical professionals and other types of hospitals and health care facilities, the information is presented solely to support Critical Access Hospitals. The reporting requirements and legal mandates on this site are not an exhaustive list and Nevada Rural Hospital Partners, Inc. bears no responsibility or liability for any hospitals' or providers' failure to comply with Federal or State laws or regulations.