Community Blood Supply Critically Low, Area Hospitals Suffering

UPDATE 1/13/23: LifeStream Blood Bank unable to fulfill 90% of hospital blood orders:The community must rebuild the blood supply now       LifeStream Blood Bank, the community’s blood supplier, cannot meet the needs of area hospitals.¬†Approximately 90% of hospital Type O orders are going unfulfilled. As of today, seven area hospitals have zero or […]

LifeStream Blood Bank needs 2,376 donors through January 15

LifeStream Blood Bank does not have enough blood to supply local hospitals right now. LifeStream Blood Bank needs 2,376 donors through Sunday, Jan. 15, to overcome an alarming blood shortage. The rain storms forecasted to hit Southern California this week threaten blood collection efforts. The community blood supply is down to half a day of […]

Urgent Situation, Need 1,750 Donors Jan. 6-8

LifeStream Blood Bank is facing a critical situation. We urgently need 1,750 donors Jan. 6 – 8 at any donor center or mobile blood drive. The community blood supply CANNOT fulfill local hospital needs. One trauma patient emergency could deplete our community blood supply. Trauma patients can use up to 50 pints of blood. Currently, […]