Northwest NEWS

April 16, 2001


Evergreen Hospital to hold blood drive

Evergreen Hospital Medical Center will host a Puget Sound Blood Center Blood Drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, April 23.
   To donate, individuals must be at least 18 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds, and at least 56 days must have lapsed since an individual's last donation. Women who are pregnant may not donate. All potential donors must first complete a medical screening questionnaire. Some medications, medical conditions or risk factors may be a basis for deferral.The blood collection takes approximately 7 to 10 minutes, however the complete process may last 45 to 60 minutes. (425) 899-1880.