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Procurement

The act of buying, especially for business purposes. This term is often used in the energy industries; for example, one may procure oil in order to refine it.

procurement

see PURCHASING, BUYING PROCESS.
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6 abdominal organ procurement surgeries were performed yearly in Canada between 2005 and 2009 (range: 414-493).
Organ procurement surgery as a means of increasing open surgical experience during urology residency training.
Under the original version of the organ transplant law, membership in the Organ Procurement and Transplant Network was voluntary, and the network played a role only when an organ could not be used locally.
Established in 1987, LifeGift is a not-for-profit organ procurement organization (OPO) which recovers organs and tissue for individuals needing transplants in 109 Texas counties in Southeast, North and West Texas.
3 million funding for hospitals and organ procurement organizations to help them establish new organ donor coordinator positions;
For more information about CORE, the organ procurement organization that serves western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Chemung County, New York, visit www.
Representatives of the tissue banks, who asked not to be identified by name, are concerned that the provision may ultimately put them out of business if they do not receive equal billing with the organ procurement organization-the Delaware Valley Transplant Program -as potential designees by the hospitals.
As many as 10 people a day die because they don't get a donated organ in time, according to statistics compiled by the Regional Organ Procurement Agency.
com)-- On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015, the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations (AOPO) recognized Dean F.
Accelarad, Atlanta, GA, the nation's leading cloud-based medical image sharing solution, announced it has formed a partnership with the Gift of Life Donor Program, the organ procurement program serving the eastern half of Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and Delaware, to utilize the revolutionary allocation technology.
Gift of Life-the region's non-profit, federally designated organ procurement organization (OPO) serving the eastern half of Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and Delaware-is working diligently with the area's 138 hospitals and 16 transplant centers to find suitable organs to help end the wait for these individuals.