Ministry of Health holds blood donation campaign today

Azlan Othman

The Ministry of Health, through the Blood Donation Centre of the Laboratory Services Department is holding a Blood Donation Campaign today from 9am-11.30am at Al-Afiah Hall of the Ministry of Health building.

The blood donation campaign is open to the public.

The Blood Donation Centre requires all types of blood for transfusions especially for Thalassemia patients, patients with bleeding problems and patients who have undergone surgery.

Regular and voluntary donation of blood is essential to ensure that the supply is kept at an optimum level and sufficient for hospitals in Brunei.

The ministry encourages the public to donate blood during campaigns or to visit the Blood Donation Centre during office hours.

For information contact the Blood Donation Centre at 2242424 ext 5745/6001 or e-mail [email protected] and follow the Blood Donation Centre on Instagram and Facebook @ bloodbank.ripas.