LifeLink of Georgia
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LifeLink of Georgia is an independent, non-profit organ and tissue recovery organization dedicated to serving patients in need of transplant therapy and their families.
It is one of five divisions of LifeLink Foundation, located in Tampa, Florida. LifeLink of Georgia's main office is in Norcross, Georgia with satellite offices in Augusta and Savannah.
LifeLink collaborates with hospitals, medical professionals, other agencies (such as medical examiners and law enforcement) and the public to increase awareness of the growing need for organ and tissue donation.
LifeLink medical professionals are on call 24 hours daily, serving a population of nearly 8 million and 197 hospitals throughout Georgia and two South Carolina counties including five transplant centers. It operates under the authority of the Social Security Act and in accordance with the National Organ Transplant Act passed by Congress in 1984.