SSM Health’s Waupun Hospital Hosting Program On Organ Donation

(Waupun) SSM Health’s Waupun hospital is hosting an event this week in an effort to raise awareness on the importance of tissue and organ donation. The educational tabling event will be held in partnership with Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin (LEBW), and the UW Organ and Tissue Donation.

Attendees will also be able to help others by donating their used eyeglasses for recycling, get answers to their questions about donations. SSM Health’s Advanced Care Planning Specialist Deb Toth will be available to answer questions about end-of-life wishes and whether donation should be a part of those wishes.

The event will be held on Thursday, November 30th, at the Waupun Memorial Hospital Café located at 620 West Brown Street from 11:30am to 1:30pm. There is also one being held on November 27th at Fond du Lac Regional Clinic from 9am to 11am.