DLH Scorecard

DLH uses scorecard criteria to determine which episodes/storylines receive a DLH Inspire Award!

Writers
Use the scorecard as you develop a script to assure authenticity and stay away from perpetuating myths and fears.
Keep your score confidential or send it to DLH so we can partner on your project.

Donation Advocates
Score an episode and send it to DLH to let us know about a positive or negative storyline
so that we can work to develop a DLH Activate App Response.
  • Category 1: The Donation Process
    How well does the storyline explain the organ, eye and tissue donation process?
  • The storyline explained the criteria to be a donor.
  • The storyline explained the donation process.
  • For deceased donation only: The storyline had a discussion about brain death.
  • The storyline explained the donation process.
  • The storyline explained the donation process.
  • Category 2: The Transplant Process
    How well does the storyline explain the transplant process?
  • The storyline explains why someone might need a transplant.
  • The storylines includes criteria for getting listed and discusses time waiting.
  • The storyline explains how a patient gets a transplant.
  • The storyline describes the process and rules around matching organs between donor and recipient.
  • The surgical process was medically realistic.
  • Category 3: Myths & Fears
    Does the storyline perpetuate fears or debunk myths?
  • Does the episode perpetuate fears?
  • Does the episode debunk myths?
  • Category 4: Inspiration
    Does the storyline inspire people to Donate Life?
  • There is a call to action to register as a donor.
  • How did the story make you feel about donation?
  • The storyline showed the impact of being a donor.
  • The storyline showed the impact of being a recipient.
  • Overall, I rate this storyline: