Forsyth Medical Center

Blood services

The basics of blood management

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center offers state-of-the-art blood management services including:

Blood conservation

We know that patients sometimes prefer not to receive blood transfusions, 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.

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Forsyth Medical Center’s Blood Conservation Program strives to meet the needs of patients who wish to avoid blood or blood product transfusions. Our staff are trained in blood conservation principles and you can expect high-quality medical care, while respecting your choices about specific medical procedures.

Blood donations

Blood is often utilized for treatment of accident victims, cancer patients, hemophiliacs and surgery patients. You can be an essential part of saving lives by donating blood.

Blood transfusions

There are many reasons why you or a loved one may have a blood transfusion ordered. 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 conservation services at Forsyth Medical Center call 336-718-1777.