Blog of Bloodworks Northwest

Cord blood donation: A parent’s perspective

Evan Delay, RN is Director of Bloodworks Bio Donation Programs, a former Labor & Delivery nurse, and mom to a cord blood donor. She shares her experience with cord blood donation.Read more →

A New Era of Blood Donation: Updates on MSM coming in late 2023

Bloodworks is implementing the new individual risk-based questionnaire on December 6, 2023! This means all donors will be asked the same questions to determine eligibility –Read more →

Virtual Lunch & Learns with Bloodworks researchers

Thanks to generous donations from private donors and foundations, Bloodworks recently established a state-of-the-art intravital microscopy imaging core, the first of its kind on the WestRead more →

From blood donor to patient to volunteer: David’s story

After more than 500 donations, a brain tumor put David Heckel on the receiving side of blood donation. Although he’s no longer able to donate blood, David finds ways to continue giving back.Read more →