Help save lives on Oct. 22 & 23, at Arvon Phillips Community Center Blood donors can use RapidPass to save time
Parsons KS., October 1, 2018 — Area donors are invited to take the time to donate blood to help save lives.
Labette Community College Blood Drive
Monday, Oct. 22, Noon – 6:00 pm
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 8:00 am – Noon
Arvon Phillips Community Center
200 S. Heacock, Parsons, KS
Blood donors can help save lives in less time by using the Red Cross RapidPass online health history system. RapidPass streamlines the donation experience by allowing donors to complete pre-donation reading and health history questions online on the day of the blood drive from the convenience of a computer at home or work.
To get a RapidPass, donors should visit redcrossblood.org/rapidpass
, complete all of the questions, then print their RapidPass or show it on a mobile device when they come to donate.
To make an appointment or to learn more, download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App
, visit redcrossblood.org
or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age in most states (16 with parental consent where allowed by state law), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.