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Register Now for Oct. 24 Blood Drive

Maintaining life-giving supplies of blood is critical for our hospital, region and nation. That is why Methodist Women's Hospital and 192Dodge Medical Office Building employees are encouraged to participate in a blood drive sponsored by the American Red Cross on Thursday, Oct. 24.

No fasting is needed. Plan to allow approximately one hour. Participation is considered paid time if it occurs during a scheduled workday. Lunch coupons will be given to all donors. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are encouraged.

Red Cross Blood Drive at Methodist Women's Hospital and 192Dodge Medical Office Building

Thursday, Oct. 24, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Picotte and Sharp Conference Rooms

To schedule your appointment: Visit www.redcrossblood.org – search sponsor code “MethodistWomen” and log into your donor profile OR CLICK HEREReturning users, please sign in with the same user name and password from your last blood drive registration.

You can also schedule your appointment with the FREE Red Cross Blood Donor App. Download it from the App Store or the Google Play store.

DON’T FORGET to complete a RapidPass on the day of donation to save time!
Visit redcrossblood.org/RapidPass for more information. 

Every eight minutes, the American Red Cross brings help and hope to people in need, thanks to heroes like you. Whether you donate funds, donate blood or volunteer, they depend on your support to make a difference in communities across the country.

More Information

For more detailed blood donation information, including eligibility guidelines, visit RedCrossBlood.org

For answers to specific questions about your eligibility to donate, call Red Cross Blood Services at (866) 236-3276 (select Option 3).

You are especially encouraged to call if:

  • Your iron count may be low.

  • You have traveled to Mexico in the last year. 

Supervisors, please share this information with employees who do not have computer access.