Westpac New Zealand Ltd
The on-site collection service is when a team of staff from NZBS come to your workplace or organisation and set up equipment in a suitable room to collect the donors blood on site.
Please contact your local Donor Centre to find out more about this process, as there are some requirements that need to be met for this service. A NZBS Donor Recruiter will be more than happy to come and meet with you to discuss these requirements.
NZBS Donor Recruiter and the workplace or organisations contact, the Donor Co-ordinator, meet to discuss the requirements.
On the day:
Please note that as this is a popular service the availability of the NZBS team may be limited, so please contact us as soon as possible so we can work to secure a suitable date for your organisation.
The biggest use of blood products is for the treatment of cancer at 22% with the next biggest being accidents at 18%. Blood required for mothers and babies makes up 7%. People who have been in accidents and suffered massive blood loss may need multiple transfusions of red blood cells.