All WYS members aged between 16 and 66, weighing 41KG or above and in good health are welcome to join. A blood donation station will operate at WYS College on 5th October 2022 (Wed).
Please drink sufficient water, consume food within four hours before donation, get adequate rest the night before and do not wear clothing with tight sleeves for blood donation.
Date: 5th October 2022 (Wed)
Time: 11:30 am – 6:00 pm
Venue: College Gallery, G/F, WYS College
Information on pre-donation health screening
For every donation, donors (new or repeated) have to fill in Blood Donation Registration Form and respond to health history enquiry, which consists of a questionnaire followed by a private interview with our nurse. The purpose is to assess your current and past health conditions for donation eligibility
**Please note that the following Precautionary Measures in Response to COVID-19 are now in force:
- Member of public who had contracted COVID-19 and was symptomatic, should be deferred for 14 days after complete recovery;
- Member of public who had contracted COVID-19 and was asymptomatic, should be deferred for 14 days after the date of the last positive test result;
- Member of public who had close contact with a confirmed / suspected COVID-19 case, should be deferred for 14 days.
- Member of public who has receive COVID-19 vaccine should be deferred from blood donation for 7 days.
Handy tips are also available at Facebook Page of Hong Kong Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service: https://www.facebook.com/BloodForLifeHKRCBTS/posts/3194015213961229.
There will be various donation spots set up across CUHK campus from 3rd to 26th October 2022. For more details, please refer to www.osa.cuhk.edu.hk/news.