Urgent blood call: Donation session this Sunday at Gozo General Hospital
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The Blood Donation Service has put an urgent call out for blood, it said that the ongoing hot weather has had an affect on the number of people providing blood donations, which may lead to a shortage of supply in the coming days.
The National Blood Transfusion Service is advising that blood donation sessions will be held throughout the month of August at the Outpatients Department of the Gozo General Hospital, Please also encourage others to donate if possible.
It is important that before you go to donate blood to drink a substantial amount of water, and take your ID card, driving license or Maltese passport. The Service thanks in advance everyone who intends to donate.
The sessions will be as follows:
Sunday, the 6th of August from 8.00am to 1.00pm
Tuesday, the 22nd of August from 1.00pm to 5.00pm
Sunday, the 27th of August from 8.00am to 1.00pm.