Transfusion Update 2013
12–14 June in Brisbane
Preliminary program now published
Check out two new resources for nurses
The second edition of Flippin’ Blood has just been released. Hard copies are going out to hospitals now and we have a PDF version in our library.
We've also created Pack Check to help teach the correct method for checking a blood component pack before transfusion.
We've expanded information to improve identification, management and prevention of Iron Deficiency Anaemia (IDA).
It's an important step in the prevention of unnecessary transfusion.
The right blood for my patient
We produce a variety of blood components and products, which have specific indications. Prescribe the right blood for your patient’s condition.
The Australian Red Cross Blood Service is entrusted with the collection, safety and distribution of blood components and products in the Australian healthcare system.
This website is for health professionals, providing information and education about blood.