Canadian Blood Services

Her most cherished gift was more time


12/08/2021
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Donors of all kinds gave Julia Moore one more precious holiday season with a loved one

An update on our journey to build a more inclusive blood system


12/03/2021
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Statement
At our open board meeting on Friday, Dec. 3, 2021, we provided attendees with an update on some of the strategic initiatives we’ve undertaken and implemented since our last public meeting (in June 2021), to advance DEI at Canadian Blood Services.

This B.C. dad is ‘forever grateful’ for gifts of blood and stem cells


12/02/2021
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Greg Duerksen had often worried he would die young. Now, thanks to donors, he’s survived leukemia.

Join Canada’s Lifeline During the Season of Giving


11/26/2021
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News release
Canadian Blood Services needs to fill 38,000 open appointments by January 4

Plasma donation empowers students to serve patients


11/29/2021
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By finding just a little time in their busy schedules, these young donors are helping to save lives

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
    19
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type AB positive

  • Good supply
    11
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type AB negative

  • Good supply
    8
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A positive

  • Good supply
    8
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A negative

  • Good supply
    11
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B positive

  • Good supply
    7
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B negative

  • Good supply
    4
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O positive

  • Good supply
    4
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O negative