Blood donors are often volunteers. Donating blood is an act of generosity and kindness that cannot be taken for granted and it is important to make the process as smooth and safe as possible. By using a point-of-care hemoglobin testing method with laboratory accuracy, you can help make sure that only individuals with sufficient hemoglobin levels are eligible as donors.
A position of trust
We understand you face tough challenges in a changing industry. Maintaining donors and reducing deferrals means employing the highest standards for screening and quality control. Yet, consolidation and blood management programs demand higher efficiency and price competitiveness. Determination of hemoglobin levels are an important part of the donation process. Reliable point-of-care testing makes the process more efficient and cost-effective, allowing you identify eligible donors quickly as well as accurately.
Solutions at hand
HemoCue point-of-care testing systems give quick and reliable results with laboratory quality. HemoCue Hemoglobin Systems deliver fast and accurate hemoglobin results. The analyzers are small and portable which makes them ideal for use in mobile blood collection units. With these systems at hand, you can manage all of the following directly at the point of care:
- Predonation hemoglobin determination
- Hemolysis assessment of stored erythrocyte suspensions