Our work is made possible through the generous gift of eye tissue donation.
eye tissue for transplant to restore vision to those with corneal difficulties while
maintaining the utmost dignity and care of our donors and our donor families.
education of the Hospital and the medical community as well as expand communication
with our customer. Existing partnerships will be strengthened and new partnerships will
be formed to ensure that we are constantly achieving our mission.
Maintain a high degree of integrity within and among our technical staff. Provide
superior, high quality tissue to our recipients.
Demonstrate respect for ourselves, each other and the community we serve.
The Gift of Sight
Eye tissue donation makes possible sight-saving corneal transplants, vision enhancing surgery, ocular reconstruction, and valuable research.
What is the Cornea?
The cornea is a “window” through which light passes into the eye. If this living eye tissue becomes cloudy from disease, infection, or injury, a person’s vision is dramatically reduced.
Join the Nebraska Donor Registry
Involve your family and health care providers in this decision. If they are aware of your decision, they will be better prepared to honor your wishes.