Northwest NEWS

December 16, 2002

Editorial

Blood drive at Evergreen

 

Evergreen Hospital Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th St., Kirkland, will host a Puget Sound Blood Center blood drive on Monday, Dec. 30 and Tuesday, Dec. 31, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 to 4 p.m.
To donate, individuals must be 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 7-10 minutes, however the complete process may last 45-60 minutes. To schedule an appointment or for additional details, call (425) 899-1880.