HAP Donate Life Pennsylvania Hospital Challenge

The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) has partnered with the Pennsylvania Department of Health, and the two organ procurement organizations serving Pennsylvania—the Center for Organ Recovery & Education and Gift of Life Donor Program—for the HAP Donate Life Pennsylvania Hospital Challenge.

HAP Donate Life Pennsylvania Hospital Challenge will begin April 1, 2024

HAP’s 2024 Donate Life Pennsylvania Hospital Challenge will began April 1, 2024, in conjunction with National Donate Life Month, and will end April 30.

HAP members are encouraged to participate in the 2024 HAP Donate Life Pennsylvania Hospital Challenge! Hospitals will be acknowledged for their efforts—the awareness and designation activities are captured on a scorecard for participating hospitals. Please log in to your HAPonline.org profile to ensure you have access to all the resources on this page.



About the Annual Challenge

The HAP Donate Life Pennsylvania Hospital Challenge encourages Pennsylvania hospitals to increase organ donation awareness and designations within their hospital and community.

The awareness and designation activities are captured on a scorecard for participating hospitals to achieve titanium, platinum, gold, silver, and bronze level point totals.

HAP Contacts

For more information, contact Mary Marshall, HAP's senior director of workforce & professional development. Media inquiries should be directed to Chris Daley, vice president, strategic communications.


Related Links

PA Donor Day: August 1, 2024

PA Donor Day is August 1, 2024. Learn more about Donate Life Pennsylvania's fifth-annual PA Donor Day.


National Minority Donor Awareness Month (NMDAM)—August 2024

Stemming from National Minority Awareness Week, founded in 1996 by the National Minority Organ Tissue Transplant Education Program (MOTTEP), NMDAM increases awareness of donation and transplantation in multicultural communities with a focus on African American, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander and Native American Communities.

This observance aims to create a positive culture for organ, eye, and tissue donation to save and improve the quality of life of diverse communities. It is a collaborative initiative of the National Multicultural Action Group (NMAG).

For more information and resources: NMAG - National Multicultural Action Group (nmag1.org)

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From HAP President and CEO Nicole Stallings:

"HAP applauds the outstanding work of Pennsylvania hospitals and our partners to support and raise awareness about donation. These efforts reflect hospital teams' commitment to strengthening the health of their communities."

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