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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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Testimonials

  • A beach trip on Sunday the 8th of February 2009 ended in nightmare for me and my family. Five days later, I awoke in the Intensive Care Unit at the Kingston Public Hospital. My Mom explained that we had been in an accident and I had suffered tremendous trauma. My left collar bone was broken, […]

    Jessica Brennan: “It could happen to you”
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NBTS ON TWITTER

@kaminajsmith @1bloodbankja ALWAYS, pretend like I’m not even there. A slight prick, some pressure & it’s over. That’s all it takes to save a life! Love to see it minister!

2/I have been giving blood from time to time over the years, but just gave my email to the @1bloodbankja so they can remind me at each healthy interval. It is a simple way to help people. You literally save lives. I encourage everyone to #DonateToday #GiveBlood #SaveALife

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Tel: (876) 630-1984
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