News & Press

Read the latest press releases, news articles and media coverage of Donor Shield, the National Kidney Registry and living kidney donation.

Donor Shield Adds Important New 7th Donor Protection

May 27, 2020

Today the National Kidney Registry (NKR) announced the addition of an important new 7th Donor Shield protection. Donors can now be reimbursed for lost wages and travel/lodging costs for any donation-related complications as part of the Donor Shield program.