Nation’s blood stocks at low level

Azlan Othman

The Ministry of Health (MoH) announced that the blood stocks at Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital Blood Donation Centre and blood banks at all district hospitals are low.

The ministry called on the public to donate blood and those wishing to visit the blood donation centres are encouraged to book a slot through the BloodKad app.

Operation hours at RIPAS Hospital blood donation centre are 8-11.30am and 1.30-4pm from Monday to Thursday and Saturday; 8-11.30am and 1.45-3.30pm at Suri Seri Begawan Hospital; and 9-11.30am and 1.30-3.30pm at Pengiran Isteri Hajjah Mariam Hospital.

There will also be blood donation campaigns at Unicorp Sdn Bhd tomorrow from 9am-3pm; Tricor (B) Sdn Bhd on January 20 from 10am-2pm; Maju Motors Sdn Bhd on January 22 from 10am-2pm; and Health Promotion Centre on January 29 from 9am-1pm.