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Central Plains Blood Services Region

The Mid-America Blood Services Division serves 556 hospitals in all or part of 14 states. You can rest assured that more than 3,400 employees, nearly 12,000 volunteer blood drive coordinators and nearly 680,000 volunteer blood and platelet donors are working to provide you with the blood products and services needed to treat patients with the best possible care.

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Brent Yoder Phone: 316-268-0879 Email: YoderB@usa.redcross.org John Hansen Phone: 918-720-1593 Email: HansenJo@usa.redcross.org   To contact the Medical Director, Dr. Mei-chien H. Fucci, hospitals or physicians should call (316) 268-0830 / fax (316) 268-0854.
View a listing of hospital partners for the American Red Cross Blood Services Mid-America Division. To download the information in PDF format, click here.
Red Cross Representatives are available to meet your hospital's needs. We are happy to provide the following ordering options (for stat and urgent orders please use the call-in number only).
The Neutrophil Serology Laboratory in St. Paul, MN, has been designated as the National Neutrophil Reference Laboratory for the American Red Cross. Areas of expertise include granulocyte antibody screening, extended antibody identification (MAINA), HLA antibody screening and drug antibody testing.
The Platelet Serology Laboratory performs platelet crossmatching, platelet antibody screens, platelet antibody identification, heparin antibody testing, platelet associated immunoglobulins and drug-dependent anti-body testing. This laboratory also performs P1A1 typing. The platelet serology laboratory aids in the diagnosis of transfusion-related alloimmunization autoimmune thrombocytopenia...
To download the directory, click here.
July July 17, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CST IRL education: compatibility testing Instruction level: Intermediate August Aug. 7, 2:30-3:30 p.m. CST Compendium review Instruction level: Advanced Aug. 21, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CST IRL education: blood components/transfusion therapy Instruction level: Intermediate
The Red Cross is pleased to offer this webinar to our valued partners. The pre-recorded webinar was originally hosted in May 2013.
CrossConnection is a quarterly publication for American Red Cross Mid-America Blood Services Division hospital partners. The newsletter features the latest in blood banking news, updates about Red Cross products and services, information about Red Cross research as well as case studies and other resources for hospital partners.
Blood Administration in the Hospital Setting: Adults  
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