Canadian Blood Services

Sidewalk art boosts spirits and blood donations


07/10/2020
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Brittany Lewis’s artwork features portraits of blood recipients in Lethbridge, Alta.

Cord blood collection in Edmonton resumes July 13


07/10/2020
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Aligned with the public health decision to ease COVID-19 restrictions in most parts of Alberta, and in consultation with clinicians as hospitals gradually return to normal operations, Canadian Blood Services will resume cord blood collection in Edmonton on Monday, July 13, 2020.

How RBC is supporting Canada’s Lifeline during the COVID-19 pandemic


07/09/2020
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Through the RBC Gives Blood for Life program, RBC is promoting blood and stem cell donation

‘This work can reach and serve anyone’


07/08/2020
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Tara Wilson tests blood donations for safety and suitability in Calgary, Alta.

Team Canada hockey stars score for patients


07/07/2020
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Members of Canada’s national women’s hockey team donate blood in three Canadian cities

New research project to improve understanding of COVID-19 immunity


07/06/2020
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Answering questions about who’s immune and for how long

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
    11
    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
    5
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A positive

  • Good supply
    7
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A negative

  • Good supply
    6
    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
    6
    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