Through extensive research and technology, APKD has developed innovation that has resulted in an additional 15,000 kidney donations to date.
A: Over one in seven Americans suffer from chronic kidney disease. As the number of patients continues to rise, so does the length of time those patients wait for a transplant and so do medical costs associated with their care.
A: The APKD is expanding its transplant center network across the U.S. By including more kidney transplant centers, the APKD can increase the number of transplants, ensure a sufficient pool of donors and help keep costs low. If your hospital is interested in becoming part of the APKD transplant center network, please contact us to learn more, including how our state-of-the-art software works to create kidney paired donations.
A: Unlike other registries, APKD does not charge a fee to partner with us to use our software to save the lives of those suffering from kidney failure.