Many people go back to their jobs or classes, or even start new careers based on insights gained during their transplant journey. Vocational rehabilitation helps people who have been out of the workforce because of a disability get assistance that allows them to go back to work. Ask your transplant social worker about vocational rehabilitation services in your state.
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