Campaign to support blood bank continues

Azlan Othman

The Ministry of Health through the Blood Donation Centre, Department of Laboratory Services, is set to hold a number of blood donation drives.

The Blood Donation Centre requires blood types A, B, AB and O for the use of blood transfusions of patients, especially Thalassaemia patients and patients about to undergo surgery.

A blood donation drive is held today at the Main Hall of the Tutong District Civic Centre Complex from 10am to 2pm, and organised by the Fire and Rescue Department, Tutong District. On Thursday, a campaign will be held at Kolej IGS, Kiulap from 10am to 2pm and on Saturday at Pizza Hut, The Airport Mall from 9am to 3pm.

The public is reminded to scan BruHealth QR code and practise social distancing where blood donation campaigns are held.

The public can contact the Blood Donation Centre at 2242424 ext 5745/6001/6002, email [email protected] or follow the Blood Donation Centre on Instagram and Facebook @ bloodbank.ripas for more information.