Types of Blood Donation
BCP offers many ways to support local patients through blood donations.
- Whole Blood
Help pregnant mothers and infants. (Type O CMV negative)
- Red Cells
Help multiple patients with one donation. (Type O, A, and B negative)
Help cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy, trauma victims, and transplant patients.
(Type A, B, and O positive)
Help trauma victims, burn victims and surgery patients. (Type AB)
- Hereditary Hemochromatosis Donation Program
Hereditary Hemochromatosis (HH) is a genetic disease that results in iron overload. The preferred treatment for reducing iron stores is periodic phlebotomy.