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Blood Donor Services

Superhero Blood DonorsNot all superheroes wear capes.

Join other superheros in their quest to save lives — become a blood donor.

  • Whole blood collections
  • Donations for one's own upcoming surgery
  • Donations directed to a specific patient
  • Apheresis platelet, plasma, and red cell collections

Did you know?

  • P/SL transfuses over 1000 units of blood products per month, including about 10 units of apheresis platelets per day.
  • Only 3% of the population donates on a regular basis.
  • Fresh frozen plasma expires in one year.
  • Red blood cells expire in 35–42 days.
  • Platelets expire in 5 days.
  • You can donate whole blood approximately 6 times per year.
  • You can donate platelets 24 times per year.