Blood donation drops by up to 40 percent

Blood donation drops by up to 40 percent

The National Steering Committee for Voluntary Blood Donation, on July 31, sent an official dispatch to the steering committees for voluntary blood donation in provinces and cities, asking them to continue promoting voluntary blood donation, ensuring the prevention of the Covid-19 pandemic, and providing enough blood for emergency and treatment of patients at medical facilities across the nation.
Blood reserves drop, hospitals face shortage of blood

Blood reserves drop, hospitals face shortage of blood

Doctor Phu Chi Dung, Director of Ho Chi Minh City Hematology and Blood Transfusion Hospital, on July 23, said that in the past weeks, the number of Covid-19 cases had increased rapidly, greatly affecting the voluntary blood donation movement nationwide, as well as in HCMC.