Blog of Bloodworks Northwest



Why We Need Diversity: A Message From Our CEO

The following message was sent to Bloodworks Northwest staff by President and CEO James P. AuBuchon. Many employees were touched by his message, which Dr. AuBuchon
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The Key to This Friendship: 100 Blood Donations & Counting

What makes donating blood even easier? Having someone with you every step of the way.   Edie and Richard are longtime friends with something special in
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Sickle Cell Disease and blood transfusions

Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a chronic genetic blood disorder inherited from both parents. Having sickle cell trait (inheriting the gene from one parent but not the
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Concerns about Zika virus and blood donation

We are seeing many stories in the media about tropical viruses, particularly the Zika virus.  Zika virus infection is spreading rapidly in the Western Hemisphere outside
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