Dr. Timothy Whelan, Medical Director of MUSC's Lung Transplant Program, and Dr. Chadrick Denlinger, its Surgical Director, discuss how the new Lung Transplant Program at MUSC will benefit South Carolina patients. MUSC has already transplanted eight patients with overall successful outcomes. Lung transplant at MUSC is now approved for reimbursement by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. With the establishment of the Lung Transplant Center, the last piece has been put in place for a comprehensive transplant center at MUSC. Read more about lung transplant at MUSC in the May/June 2013 issue of Progressnotes, available at MUSChealth.com/progressnotes on May 7.