Blood collection and Transfusion unit
The Blood Collection and Transfusion Unit (UCT) of Santo Antônio Hospital (HSA) is the second largest in the state in collection of blood bags. The blood collected and the transfusions performed are destined to the care of the patients hospitalized in the HSA, and the surplus obtained is directed to help other units of the Hemonet of the State of Bahia (hemotherapy and hematology services).
To donate blood, the candidate needs to meet certain requirements, such as:
- To be between 18 and 69 years old and have a good health;
- To present original official document, in good condition and with an updated photo (copy only if authenticated and readable);
Donor underage, between 16 and 17 years old, can donate with the legal guardian.
The donor can not be infected or with any other acute illness.
If you are using any medications, name them all for evaluation.
Donations can be directed to a patient (replacement donation) or to help the unit (voluntary donation).