Canadian Blood Services

Creative new resources boost organ donation and transplant knowledge


04/22/2021
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New international storytelling platform and the animated series The Orgamites are both coming to Canada

Sudbury family caps life-long involvement by volunteering


04/20/2021
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Sudbury family caps life-long involvement by volunteering at Sudbury plasma donor centre

Organ recipients like Stephanie Jolink encourage Canadians to register their intent


04/19/2021
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National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week (NOTDAW), April 18– 24, is dedicated to raising awareness for organ and tissue donation and transplantation.

Girl receives lifesaving kidney during pandemic, thanks to former babysitter


04/19/2021
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Stephanie Jolink’s transplant shows the power of living donation

Celebrating a hero


04/15/2021
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Allan Muir hailed a hero by blood recipient as he celebrates his 800th donation in Edmonton.

Building resiliency in health care


04/15/2021
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Organ donation coordinators endure high rates of burnout. Canadian Blood Services and CHEO aim to change that.

National blood inventory

We manage the national supply of blood products for all the provinces and territories (excluding Quebec). Many variables can impact our inventory such as weather, holidays or tragic events. Below is an overview of our inventory levels across all blood types. 

 

  • Good supply
    15
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type AB positive

  • Good supply
    14
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type AB negative

  • Good supply
    9
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A positive

  • Good supply
    9
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A negative

  • Good supply
    9
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B positive

  • Good supply
    8
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B negative

  • Good supply
    9
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O positive

  • Good supply
    5
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O negative