United Blood Services in dire need of specific blood type - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

1/21/10

United Blood Services in dire need of type O blood

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - United Blood Services issues a critical appeal for Type O- blood. Due to the shortage, not all hospital orders will be filled, and there are currently no O- units on the shelves.

UBS is asking you to please come by and donate, all blood types are welcome.  They are just experiencing a special need right now for type O negative.  Remember, donors must be at least 16-years-old and in good health. 

United Blood Services is located at 48th Street and University Avenue. Walk-ins are welcome, or you can call (806) 797-6804 to make an appointment.

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