Hurricane Harvey Prompts Call For Southern Nevada DonorsUnited Blood Services is urging eligible donors in Southern Nevada and across the United States to give blood as soon as possible to help ensure patient blood needs can continue to be met despite the effects of Hurricane Harvey.
Blood Donors Needed As Thousand Brace For Hurricane HarveyBlood centers in the path of Hurricane Harvey are cancelling blood drives and may need to close donor centers, so blood donors throughout the southwest, including Nevada, are urged to give blood now to help prepare.
Vegas Blood Supplies Improve, But Donations Still NeededUnited Blood Services currently have a 2-day supply of both O-negative and O-positive blood, which is actually up from a 1-day supply at the beginning of the month. U-B-S continues efforts to rebuild all blood types in the Southwest.
Blood Supply Is Dangerously Low In Southern NevadaBlood supplies in Southern Nevada remain at dangerously low levels, so United Blood Services is asking people in the Las Vegas area to give blood through the remainder of the summer.
Annual Blood Drive Underway At Local CasinoOrganizers want to make sure patients have the lifesaving transfusions they need this summer.
Urgent Call For Blood DonationsUnited Blood Services is calling on the Las Vegas community for blood donations. It has put out an urgent appeal for O blood type donations.