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- Hospitals Served
Community Blood Center serves nearly 60 hospitals in over 70 counties in Missouri and Kansas.
- Anderson County Hospital, Garnett, KS
- Atchison Hospital, Atchison, KS
- Bates County Hospital, Butler, Missouri
- Bothwell Regional Medical Center, Sedalia, MO
- Cameron Regional Medical Center, Cameron, MO
- Cass Medical Center, Harrisonville, MO
- Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO
- Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas, Overland Park, KS
- Coffey Health Systems, Burlington, KS
- Colmery-O'Neil VA Medical Center, Topeka, KS
- Community Healthcare System, Onaga, KS
- Saint Luke's Cushing Hospital , Leavenworth, KS
- Dwight D. Eisenhower VA Medical Center, Leavenworth, KS
- Ellett Memorial Hospital, Appleton City, MO
- Excelsior Springs Medical Center, Excelsior Springs, MO
- Fitzgibbon Hospital, Marshall, MO
- Golden Valley Memorial Hospital, Clinton, MO
- Mosaic Life Care, St. Joseph, MO
- Hedrick Medical Center, Chillicothe, MO
- Hiawatha Community Hospital, Hiawatha, KS
- Holton Community Hospital, Holton, KS
- Horton Community Hospital, Horton, KS
- Kindred Hospital, Kansas City, MO
- Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence, KS
- Liberty Hospital, Liberty, MO
- Miami County Medical Center, Paola, KS
- Morris County Hospital, Council Grove, KS
- North Kansas City Hospital, North Kansas City, MO
- Olathe Medical Center, Olathe, KS
- Pershing Health System, Brookfield, MO
- Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
- Ransom Memorial Hospital, Ottawa, KS
- Ray County Memorial Hospital, Richmond, MO
- Sabetha Community Hospital, Sabetha, KS
- Saint Joseph Medical Center, Kansas City, MO
- Saint Francis Hospital & Health, Maryville, Maryville, MO
- Saint Francis Health Center, Topeka, KS
- Saint John Hospital, Leavenworth, KS
- Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, MO
- Saint Luke's East, Lee's Summit, MO
- Saint Luke's North Hospital - Barry Road, Kansas City, MO
- Saint Luke's North Hospital - Smithville, Smithville, MO
- Saint Luke's South, Overland Park, KS
- Saint Mary's Medical Center, Blue Springs, MO
- Samaritan Hospital, Macon, MO
- Shawnee Mission Health, Shawnee Mission, KS
- Stormont Vail Health, Topeka, KS
- Truman Medical Center Hospital Hill, Kansas City, MO
- Truman Medical Center - Lakewood, Kansas City, MO
- University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS
- Kansas City VA Medical Center, Kansas City, MO
- Western Missouri Medical Center, Warrensburg, MO
- Wright Memorial Hospital, Trenton, MO
- I-70 Medical Center, Sweet Springs, MO
Community Blood Center serves over 60 hospitals in over 70 counties in Missouri and Kansas.
In an effort to provide quality service to our hospital and laboratory clients, the following forms have been posted. If there are problems with the forms below or if there is a form that you'd like to see posted here, please call Hospital Relations at (816) 753-4040 or email Pat Parton (email@example.com).
Note: Every effort will be made to make sure these forms are the most current versions. However, they are subject to change without notice.
- Blood Component Emergency Storage List
- Order & Availability Fax Form
- Returned or Transferred Blood Products
- Unsuitable Blood Products
- Immunohematology Laboratory Request
- Platelet Antibody Laboratory Request
- HLA Matched Platelet Request
Transfusion Reaction Forms
- Transfusion Reaction Information Record
- Report of Suspected TRALI
- Report of Suspected Post Transfusion Disease (PTD)
Therapeutic Services Forms and Information
Miscellaneous Forms and Brochures
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- Licenses & Certifications
- Lab Services
Certified as Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act (CLIA) compliant, CBC laboratories provide 24 hour service and on-demand physician consultation.
The Immunohematology Reference Laboratory (IRL) performs testing for unexpected red cell antibodies, and if necessary, obtains blood for patients with extremely rare blood types. The IRL is a member of the American Rare Donor Association and is accredited by the AABB (American Association of Blood Banks).
The Platelet Antibody Laboratory provides testing and consultation that assists in the diagnosis of platelet transfusion and abnormal platelet destruction problems.
- Therapeutic Apheresis Program
Plasma exchange involves the separation and removal of plasma from the blood in order to remove harmful substances circulating in the plasma. The red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets are returned to the patient, along with a prescribed replacement fluid. Simply stated, "old plasma" is removed and is replaced by "new plasma". Alternatively, abnormal red cells, platelets or white cells may be removed or exchanged.
A patient's physician prescribes therapeutic apheresis to control certain hematological, autoimmune and renal diseases including but not limited to the following:
Myasthenia Gravis, Guillain Barre Syndrome, Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy.
Red Cell Exchange
Malaria, Sickle cell crisis
White Blood Cell Depletion
Acute Leukemia "Blast Crisis"
Therapeutic Services Forms and Information
- Special Donations Record
- Physician's Authorization for Therapeutic Phlebotomy
- Hospital Guidelines For Therapeutic Apheresis
- TTP (thrombotic thromocytopenic purpura) &/or HUS (hemolytic uremic syndrome)
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS)
- Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) & GBS
For more information, have the patient's physician contact Community Blood Center's Apheresis Department at (816) 968-4067.
- Autologous Donation Program
This program enables a patient to give his or her blood for use within the next 35-42 days for whole blood and 42 days for red blood cells, usually for elective surgery. You are a candidate for autologous donations if you: 1) have a hemoglobin of 11.0 g/dL or greater; 2) donate no more frequently than every seven days and 3) make last donation at least seven days before your scheduled surgical procedure.
To arrange for an autologous donation, your physician must contact Community Blood Center's Special Donations Coordinator as early as possible to ensure there is enough time for you to donate. For more information, call (816) 968-4081.
- Directed Donation Program
When ordered by a physician, patients may specify their own donors for an expected transfusion. The donor must meet CBC, FDA and medical criteria to ensure safety of the blood supply and the donor. The requirements of directed donors are the same as volunteer donors which includes: 1) a minimum of 16 years of age, 2) a weight of at least 110 pounds, 3) hemoglobin of 12.5 or greater and 4) no high risk behavior.
To arrange a directed donation, the patient's attending physician should contact Community Blood Center's Special Donations Office with orders. The patient is then contacted to provide a list of donors. Directed donations should be scheduled no later than seven working days prior to the patient's blood transfusion; these donations cannot be drawn on an emergency basis. For more information, contact the Special Donations Office at (816) 968-4081.
- RediLab™ and Redi-Kit Sample Shipping Program
Redilab is an online process for hospital staff users to order, track and access report results for Immunohematology, Genomics and HLA testing via a secure portal using barcoded identification while utilizing our proprietary RediKit sample shipping process.