Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center to host blood drive Sept. 25

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

“The single contribution that you make can make a difference to your friend, family, or coworker in a time of crisis.  It is definitely worth a few minutes of discomfort to give someone the gift of life!” 

Traci Stewart, CVRMC Lab Director, is enthused and passionate about increasing the blood supply for United Blood Services, the  supplier of emergency blood for our local area.

   Medical advances and modern surgical techniques, (such as cancer treatments, organ transplants and open heart surgery), have increased the need for blood.  In addition, the advancing age of the Baby Boomer generation has caused stress on the blood supply. Our blood supply must be ready for everyday needs as well as the unexpected, such as accidents, natural or manmade disasters. 

   CVRMC hosted a blood drive for United Blood Services on Thursday, May 22, 2014 for four hours  and successfully collected 41 units of blood.

“Thank you, this really helped their inventory for the Memorial Holiday,”  said Traci. 

The next drive will be held in the MOB on the campus of CVRMC on Sept. 25, 2014.  To register, visit www.BloodHero.com (Sponsor Code: Cobre) or call Traci at (928) 402-1271.

Our Mission is Your Health.

Staff (4246 Posts)

There are news or informational items frequently written by staff or submitted to the Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner, Superior Sun, Pinal Nugget or Oracle Towne Crier for inclusion in our print or digital products. These items are not credited with an author.


Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
Facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Additional Stories

    Legends of Superior Trail to host celebration

    October 16th, 2017
    by

      The Legends of Superior Trails (LOST) Inc will be hosting a informational meeting and celebration on Wednesday, Oct. 18, […]


    Superior town manager addresses ad hoc committee on public safety retirement system

    October 16th, 2017
    by

      Old firefighters never die. They just burn forever in the hearts of the people whose lives they saved.   […]


    Miner swimmers shine at invitational

    October 16th, 2017
    by

      The Miner Swimmers had a busy week with a 4 way meet against Salpointe, Canyon Del Oro, and Desert […]


    Mammoth Elementary STEM School busy with education programs

    October 16th, 2017
    by

      The Mammoth Elementary Stem School was busy this week presenting educational programs for their students.   On Tuesday, Oct. […]


  • Additional Stories

    Introducing the Hayden Junior High Volleyball Team

    October 16th, 2017
    by

      The Hayden Junior High Volleyball Team traveled to Oracle to play the Mt. Vista Lady Cougars on Monday, Oct. […]


    Jovanna Calzadillas critically injured in Las Vegas tragedy

    October 16th, 2017
    by

      Jovanna Calzadillas was critically injured in the Las Vegas mass shooting on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 when 58 people […]


    SaddleBrooke’s annual walkathon set for Oct. 28

    October 16th, 2017
    by

      The 21st Annual SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Walkathon is scheduled for Oct. 28, 2017. The Walkathon will begin at 8 […]


    Pinal Animal Care and Control offers free rabies clinic in Mammoth; officials fear outbreak

    October 16th, 2017
    by

      It’s a horrific story. The stuff of nightmares.   A crazed wild animal attacks first your dogs, then you. […]


  • Copperarea

  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • Southeast Valley Ledger