New technology saves lives of 2 Utah moms

Posted at 7:42 PM, Oct 06, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-07 09:15:39-04

SALT LAKE CITY -- There are currently more than 125,000 people on organ donor transplant lists.

Because of modern medicine more patients are able to survive the wait for an organ. Two Utah mothers are alive today because they were recipients of artificial heart pump implants.

FOX 13’s Dave Nemeth has more. Watch the video above for the full story.