Blood Donation Campaign

//Blood Donation Campaign

Join University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) to maintain their blood supply is at the blood donation drive. UMMC hopes to source for blood to support essential and emergency transfusions and also prepare for upcoming surgeries.

The blood donation drive will be happening from 27 – 31 May at East Wing, Level 2. Check out the schedule below;

27-29 May: 10am-3pm

30 & 31 May: 10pm-4pm

With COVID-19 outbreak, the blood bank has also implemented additional precaution to protect our blood donors and also health care workers (HCW) handling these donors:-

  • Screening of blood donor body temperature before entering donation area
  • COVID Screening questionnaire on risk factors for blood donors
  • All blood donors are required to use hand sanitizer regularly at every station
  • Maintenance of social distancing of each donor
  • Hand hygiene of HCW handling the donors
  • Regular Surface disinfectants of donor beds
  • One donor only policy- allowing one donor at one time, with no accompanying person
  • Donate then exit policy- donors are encouraged to donate then leave after their light refreshments and not loiter around the donation area
  • Donors without face mask are given face mask