Canadian Blood Services

Seeking Board Directors


05/06/2021
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Canadian Blood Services is a national, not-for-profit, charitable organization operating at arm's length from governments.

‘We need to take cultural values into account’


05/06/2021
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Becky Luk, Canadian Blood Services cord blood collections supervisor, on how diversity in leadership helps create more inclusive programs

Mother, daughter and granddaughter give new meaning to the term "blood relatives"


05/06/2021
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Three generations of women share a special connection to Canada’s Lifeline

Celebrating Asian heritage this May


05/03/2021
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We’re kicking off Asian Heritage Month with these stories. Watch this space all month for more

Serious fall spurs mountain bike enthusiasts to call for donors


04/27/2021
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Dustin Adams’ close call moves We Are One Composites to promote blood, stem cell donations

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

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
    15
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type AB negative

  • Good supply
    10
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A positive

  • Good supply
    10
    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
    6
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O negative