St. Joseph’s Hospital Featured in La Voz

July 30, 2014

Our client St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center was featured in an article on organ donation by La Voz this week! Did you know that in Arizona, 2,469 people are waiting for an organ transplant and of those, 2,020 are waiting for a kidney transplant? Among the Hispanic population of our state, rising levels of obesity, diabetes and hypertension have led to kidney and other organ failure.

Reporter Beatriz Limón interviewed Lisa Scharnow, Kidney Transplant Coordinator at St. Joseph’s, as well as staff from Done Vida and family members who have made the choice to donate a loved one’s organs, in this in-depth article highlighting the need for organ donation.

Read the article right here!

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