Canadian Blood Services

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.

How financial donors can make a difference for patients


04/13/2021
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Margaret Miedema, director of philanthropy at Canadian Blood Services, answers some frequently asked questions about financial donations

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
    17
    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
    9
    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
    6
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O negative