Nursing@Georgetown Blog

Guide to Living Organ Donation

Considering the physical, psychological and financial effects of organ donation can help prospective living donors decide whether organ donation is right for them.

Opioid Prescriptions: What to Ask

More than 11 million Americans misused their prescription opioids in 2017, according to the CDC. Read Georgetown’s guide for tips on how to communicate with your provider about an opioid prescription.

Understanding Blood Donations

About 30,000 blood donors are needed each day to meet average demand, according to America’s Blood Centers. Where do those donations go and whom do they help?