The basics of blood
is a good chance that you or a loved one will require a blood
transfusion at some point during your lives. Understanding your blood
and the process of donating and conserving blood is a good way to
take charge of your health. Novant Health Matthews Medical Center
offers state-of-the-art blood services including:
make your blood donation appointment, visit the Red Cross website at
enter sponsor code “novantmatthews.”
know that patients sometimes prefer not to receive blood transfusions
during surgeries or other procedures, whether because of religious
beliefs or concern about blood-borne illnesses. We use the most
advanced techniques, carried out by professionals sensitive to your
needs, to conserve and use your own blood whenever possible.
is always needed for treatment of accident victims, cancer patients,
hemophiliacs and surgery patients.
be an essential part of saving lives by donating blood.
We can help you understand the risks and benefits of receiving a
transfusion and what it means for you and your loves ones.
For more information about blood services at Novant Health Matthews Medical Center call 704-384-6500.