Tag Archives: American Red Cross

Dallas Shootings Emphasize the Need for Blood Donations

The American Red Cross is making a national plea for blood and platelets donations after the deadly police shootings in downtown Dallas last Thursday, July 7 that left five officers dead and many others injured. The American Red Cross says it supplied more than 225 blood products to just one hospital treating victims of that
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MSB- Richfield Blood Drive: Top 3 Reasons to Donate

Each quarter the Minnesota School of Business-Richfield partners with Memorial Blood Centers to host a blood drive open to students, staff/faculty and the community. The next campus blood drive is Tuesday, January 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Click here to schedule your donation appointment today! “Partnering with organizations like Memorial Blood Centers to host blood
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A Lesson in Giving: Globe University Blood Drive Donations Benefit Many

First Time Donors According to the American Red Cross (ARC), every two seconds, at least one person in the United States needs blood. However, many people, even some of our students at Globe University-LaCrosse, are wary about giving blood. August Manning, who is studying to become a certified medical assistant, was surprised to learn this.
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Every Pint Counts: 6 Reasons to Give Blood

The need for blood is constant. Every day, patients in our communities are helped by donors who give at blood drives. That is why Globe University-Woodbury partners with the American Red Cross to host quarterly blood drives. The next blood drive at Globe University-Woodbury campus: Tuesday, April 9 from 12:00-5:00 p.m. (no pre-registration required) Thanks
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Superheroes Among Us: 28 Blood Donors Give Life

On Feb. 6, a superhero phenomenon took Globe University-Madison East by storm! It was on this momentous day that 84 lives were saved! That’s right, 84 lives! How, you might ask? Twenty-eight superheroes donated their time and blood, each of them saving three lives. Globe University-Madison East teamed up with the American Red Cross to make a
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Full Circle: How One College Grad Went Classroom to Clinic, Back Again

Sometimes running in circles can be a good thing when it produces success AND an opportunity to save lives! That is what a recent medical assistant degree graduate from Globe University found! Her classes, graduation, and career have brought her full circle with a rewarding career that saves lives. On Nov. 26, 2012, Globe University-Eau
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14 Reasons to Donate Blood

Globe University-Madison West is hosting their quarterly American Red Cross blood drive on Thursday, December 6th from 10:30am-3:30pm in the student commons. This will be Globe University-Madison West’s sixth campus blood drive. The goal is to collect 30 units of blood. Last quarter’s drive resulted in 37 presenting donors and 31 units collected. Medical Assistant
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Medical Assistant Program Students Volunteer, Donors Give for American Red Cross

Globe University-Madison West held another successful quarterly campus blood drive for the American Red Cross with 37 presenting donors and 31 total units collected. Students in the Patient Care Sciences II class volunteered by registering donors and catering to donor’s needs, making the donation procedure comfortable and hospitable. Students in the Medical Assistant program were
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Blood Drive Results in a Record Collection

Students volunteered at the American Red Cross Blood Drive for their applied learning projects and met with several patients in the Patients Care Sciences. The results set a record for the Madison West campus. This quarter’s drive brought 41 people signed up to donate and 37 donors who started the process. With a resulting 35 units collected, the drive exceeded the
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Globe University-Madison West to Host Campus Blood Drive

The need is constant, the opportunity is here. Patient Care Science 1 students are hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on campus on Tuesday, June 5th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Students, Faculty, Staff and Guests can schedule an appointment to donate by calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or logging onto www.redcrossblood.org. Be sure to use the sponsor
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