Give the Gift of Life
Human Blood Drive Coming Soon to VCA Mesa Animal Hospital
Friday, March 15.2013 from 1-6 pm
LifeStream will be coming to VCA Mesa Animal Hospital for our Human Blood Drive. Blood supplies are in constant shortage, yet the need for blood continues to grow. If you haven’t already, we encourage you to donate.
Each donor will receive a T-Shirt and a Complimentary Pedicure for one pet.
Please call and sign up with a receptionist today! (760)245-0109
Your support helps us save lives by connecting donors and patients through the gift of blood.
-Be at least 15 years old.*
-Weigh at least 110 pounds.
-Be in good health (free of infections or illness on the day of the donation).
-Have no history of Hepatitis (age 11 and older).
-Not have had a tattoo within the last year.
-Body piercing is OK if performed in a jewelry store or doctor’s office with sterile technique or by using new sterile earrings (or equipment). Otherwise, wait one year.
-Be free of high-risk behavior/infectious disease, including high-risk sexual activity and/or IV drug use.
-Provide a list of specific destinations and time periods if he/she has traveled outside of the country in the last year.
*Those who are 15 or 16 years of age may donate blood with signed parental consent form. A consent form can be obtained by calling 1.800.879.4484 or visiting http://www.LStream.org Partial copies of the consent forms will not be accepted. Donors must bring the signed form in its entirety to the registration.