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American Red Cross - Biomedical Services, Douglasville, Georgia

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Address: 9851 Commerce Way
Douglasville, Georgia  30135  
United States
Fax: (770) 852-4927
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 300000
EIN: 53-0196605
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Mission Statement


To fulfill the needs of the American people for the safest, most reliable and most cost-effective blood services through voluntary donations.

Description


American Red Cross Biomedical Services plays a critical role in our nation?s health care system. It is the largest single supplier of blood and blood products in the United States, collecting and processing more than 40 percent of the blood supply and distributing it to some 3,000 hospitals and transfusion centers nationwide. The Red Cross also plays a leading role in protecting the safety of donors and patients and increasing the availability of blood. It has been among the first to help develop and implement testing for infectious diseases and is frequently the single major contributor to clinical trials to improve blood safety. Providing life-saving blood and blood products to patients is a key component of the Red Cross mission to help people in times of emergency and disasters.

American Red Cross Biomedical Services plays a critical role in our nation?s health care system. It is the largest single supplier of blood and blood products in the United States, collecting and processing more than 40 percent of the blood supply and distributing it to some 3,000 hospitals and transfusion centers nationwide. The Red Cross also plays a leading role in protecting the safety of donors and patients and increasing the availability of blood. It has been among the first to help develop and implement testing for infectious diseases and is frequently the single major contributor to clinical trials to improve blood safety. Providing life-saving blood and blood products to patients is a key component of the Red Cross mission to help people in times of emergency and disasters.

Mission Statement: To fulfill the needs of the American people for the safest, most reliable and most cost-effective blood services through voluntary donations.

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