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Wolmers Blood Drive

Monday, June 8th, 2015 // Photos

Photo highlights from our recent blood drive at Wolmers High School.

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Blood shortage in Jamaica

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020 // News

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Blood Bank of Jamaica is reporting a significant shortage of blood supply across the island. In a recent Twitter post, the Blood Bank said that this has been exacerbated by the outbreak of COVID-19 locally. “COVID-19 will continue to have an effect on persons, not just those who have tested positive […]

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WBDD CME Conference: Dr. Allan Barnett

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 // Videos

Ethics of Blood Transfusion presented by Dr. Allan Barnett, Consultant Anaesthesiologist, at the World Blood Donor Day CME Conference June 14, 2015

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  • NOTE: This testimonial also has an associated audio public service announcement, scroll to the end to listen.

    “Voluntary blood donation saved my life and that of my little angel”

    Mother and Baby Saved
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I had surgery when I was 8 and a stranger's donated blood ended up having to be given to me.

Blood donation is a truly heroic act.
@1bloodbankja now allows for you to set online the time for blood donation appointment.

We never want to turn someone away from donating because they don’t have a mask. Thanks to this generous donation by NovaMed @novamedhealth, that won’t be a problem!

#DonateNow #DonateToday #DonateBlood #GiftOfLife #JamaicaNeedsYOU #OneLoveOneBloodPartnershipForLife

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