Wrapped in Gratitude: Caring for Donor Families
Recorded On: 12/08/2016
Eye banks hold donors and donor families in the highest regard. In this webinar, attendees hear about some of the aftercare programs that are currently in place at eye banks around the country. Attendees learn how to foster relationships with donor families by establishing supportive services to ensure positive outcomes for families and corneal donation. Watch the webinar to learn about how other organizations are caring for their donor families after donation!
Length of Recording: 1 Hour
Note: If you purchase the “Group Training” option for an educational session, up to 15 individuals from your eye bank may receive CEU credit for the session. In order for those individuals to have access to the session, please send the list of names to Genevieve@restoresight.org. Please note that all individuals will need to have an eyeLEARN account in order to have access to the session. To activate and log into your eyeLEARN account, simply use your EBAA credentials that you use to log into the EBAA Member’s Section. Once Genevieve Casaceli has received the list of names, and their accounts have been activated in eyeLEARN, Genevieve will give each person access to the session, and they will be able to view the session and obtain CEU credit. If you prefer to watch as a group, please use a group signature sheet to claim credit.
Hospital & Community Relations Coordinator, KeraLink
Rebekka McCollom has worked passionately in the community of organ, eye and tissue donation for over 10 years. As a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in Public Relations, she began working for Life Alliance Organ Procurement Organization in 2015. Rebekka has served on several committees within Donate Life Florida and AOPO before moving to Orlando, FL. She became part of the Donor Development team with the local Blood bank where she worked for 5.5 years increasing blood donations throughout Central Florida. Rebekka has been in my position as a Hospital & Community Relations Coordinator with KeraLink for over 2.5 years.