You can give in a collection center by appointment. Find all the addresses and contact details of the collections on the EFS website. With the platelet donation process you can have the things solved properly.
How is a donation of plasma or platelets?
The donation of plasma and platelets is secure at each stage, for both the donor and the recipient:
- During the pre-donation interview, the doctor checks the suitability of the donor
- Sampling material (needle, tubes, bags) is sterile and disposable
- The volume taken is adjusted according to the circulating blood volume of the donor
- The samples are labeled for perfect traceability and analysis. If an anomaly is found, the donor is notified by mail
Finally, a final check is made just before the use of the blood product to check the compatibility between donor and recipient.
The donation lasts about 60 minutes, but allow 1h30 between …