The public is invited to schedule a donation by registering online at https://www.commitforlife.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/281393. You may contact Ashley Musslewhite at 281-341-4812 for additional information.
This is the third blood drive OakBend Medical Center has held since the Santa Fe shootings in May of 2018. Donors will receive a coupon from Papa John’s Houston for their donation.
According to the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center, patients in our region require about 800 units of blood every day. “Chances are that you or a loved one has been touched by receiving blood at some time in their life. If you have a friend or family member who received blood during a time of need, a replenishment blood drive is one way that you can honor your loved one, and give back to help others,” stated Joe Freudenberger, CEO of OakBend Medical Center.
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About OakBend Medical Center
OakBend Medical Center is the last remaining independent, nonprofit hospital in the Greater Houston area, providing exceptional service with its three hospitals and many specialty centers. OakBend follows an innovative model of care that makes the patient the captain of the care team, up-ending the traditional approach to nursing where the doctors and nurses act as leaders of the team. This patient-centered care drives OakBend’s services and programs, including its signature No Wait ER, an advanced trauma center and the Jack and Billie Wendt Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) unit.
We remain committed to developing the very best ways to care for our patients, ensuring a healthy future for generations to come.