Blood bank at Anand Hospital in Meerut, caters to the needs of all patients. The blood bank caters to the needs of inpatients and out-patients as well. Blood transfusions are a critical part of each patient’s life and assist in saving countless lives each year. Our department actively indulges in research activities to innovate the treatment procedures and come out with excellent results.
Our “Blood bank Chain System” stores and transports blood and blood components and keep them at the correct temperature at all times right from its collection from the donor till its fusion to the patients. Any fault in temperature or in maintenance of blood cold chain can increase the dangers of blood products.
Our stringent selection criteria for blood donors-
We have stringent selection criteria for each of our donors and we take blood units only from those donors who satisfy these criteria. We also screen the donor for infectious diseases and only after that accepts blood from them. We make sure that all the standards of blood banks as wet by WHO, American Associations of Blood Banks and State authorities are well met. We also follow standard operating procedures and compatibility testing. All the tests are cross checked and after that a meticulous documentation is done. The reagents so used are subjected to regular quality testing and we regularly maintain and calibrate the equipments.
Best equipments in Blood Bank India-
Our department is well facilitated with blood refrigerators, platelet agitator cum incubators, plasma freezers and blood transport boxes to store blood and blood components effectively. Our vast array of equipments such as deep freezers assists our department in smooth functioning.
The blood bank department of Anand Hospital in Meerut, India-
The department is involved in collecting Blood and splitting it into various components like fresh frozen plasma, packed cells, platelets and also on request the single donor platelets. The department has modern state-of-the-art facilities for offering blood component therapy. We supply blood components in addition to supplying whole blood. Our Blood bank offers 24×7 services and via our proper testing systems we ensure good quality of Blood to our patients.
Our blood component therapy is also a replacement therapy wherein the Blood is fractioned into various components so as to replace the deficient component so as to prevent the damage due to lack of a particular component. Also in case of Aphaeresis, we keep with us only the selected components based on the donor’s blood type and return the remaining blood back to the donor.