Low Inventory for Red Cells (All Types Affected)!

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  • Media Advisory: Give Blood, Get Thanks
    by InovaNewsroom on November 22, 2017 at 9:00 am

    Inova Blood Donor Services Holds “Black Friday” Event for Donors Give the gift of life this holiday season. Inova Blood Donor Services is hosting a “Black Friday” Donor Event Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday to ensure an adequate supply of blood during this busy time of year. […]

  • Inova Blood Donor Services Partners with Blood Centers of America to Help Las Vegas Victims
    by InovaNewsroom on October 2, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Falls Church, VA,– In the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada, Inova Blood Donor Services is partnering with Blood Centers of America (BCA) to ensure the city’s blood needs are met. Our hearts go out to all those who have been affected by this tragic event and we are working with loca […]

  • Blood Inventory Low in Community, Inova Blood Donor Services Asks for Help
    by InovaNewsroom on July 18, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Falls Church, VA – The Washington DC Metropolitan area is experiencing a critically low supply of blood and Inova Blood Donor Services is asking for residents in the DMV to donate and help support patients in local hospitals. At least 250 blood donations a day need to be collected to ensure the blood supply is […]

  • A 2-Year-Old’s Fight for Life, Fairfax Connection
    by InovaNewsroom on July 4, 2017 at 6:00 am

    Now 2 years old, baby Audrey Bryan of Vienna is a happy little girl who will soon begin ballet lessons as she returns to her normal life. Read more. […]

  • Blood Drives to Honor the Fallen and Wounded Prince William County Police Officers
    by InovaNewsroom on March 2, 2016 at 3:40 pm

    Inova Blood Donor Services will host multiple community blood drives to honor the fallen and wounded officers of the recent shooting in neighboring Prince William County. Local Law Enforcement and Rescue teams along with the general public are invited to show their support by donating blood at the Blood for Heroes […]

  • Winter Storm Jonas Wallops Blood Collection
    by InovaNewsroom on January 25, 2016 at 3:48 pm

    All blood types needed to replenish depleted supply Falls Church, VA – January 25, 2016 – Inova Blood Donor Services has issued a call for eligible blood donors to visit their local fixed site blood donor centers to donate blood and/or platelets as soon as possible. Donors may schedule an appointment, […]

  • Federal Government Shut Down Cancels Blood Drives
    by InovaNewsroom on October 1, 2013 at 3:25 pm

    Donors urged to make up deficit FALLS CHURCH, VA (October 1, 2013) – As a result of the federal government shut down, four federal agency blood drives have been canceled resulting in a projected loss of over 300 voluntary donations. Those lost donations would have supported the transfusion needs of 900 patients […]

  • Inova Issues Emergency Call for Blood Donations
    by InovaNewsroom on June 29, 2012 at 11:26 am

    All blood types needed to replenish depleted supply Falls Church, VA – (June 29, 2012) – Inova Blood Donor Services has issued a call for eligible blood donors to visit their local blood center or mobile blood drive to donate blood and/or platelets as soon as possible. Donors may schedule an appointment, […]