Vitalant Leaders at the Forefront of Blood Donor Eligibility Change
This week, Vitalant implemented the Individual Donor Assessment reflecting the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s recent guidance for evaluating individual risk of HIV independent of gender or sexual orientation. Reaching this milestone has taken time and an extraordinary amount of effort from many people within Vitalant and across the blood services industry.
Donor Eligibility Update: A Letter from Dr. Vassallo
Earlier this year, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its final guidance on individual donor assessment, which evaluates blood donor eligibility independent of gender or sexual orientation, while maintaining the safety of the blood supply.
Continuing Her Father's Legacy
Kirsten grew up with a great example of blood donation: her father. Today she continues her father's legacy by hosting blood drives.
Upgrade Your Donation Experience With Our App
The Vitalant donor app has new features and improvements. Make sure you’ve updated to the latest version so you can take advantage of the updates. If you aren’t using the Vitalant app yet, what are you waiting for?
What Are the Health Benefits of Donating Blood?
When it comes to blood donation, you may be familiar with how it benefits hospital patients. But do you know there are also benefits of donating blood for you, the donor? Let’s break it down.
May and June Giveaway Winners Understand Ongoing Need for Blood
The five lucky winners from our spring and summer giveaways are grateful not only for their gifts but also to be able to save lives.