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Saving Lives

Blood bank closing doesn’t lessen need

July 28, 2014
Parkersburg News and Sentinel

One way for Marietta-area residents to do something good for their community is changing, as Memorial Health System plans to close its blood bank after Aug. 10. But those who made a habit of donating blood will still have a way to do so. As Memorial Health System employees thanked loyal donors in a letter earlier this summer, they encouraged continued donation through the American Red Cross, which will fully take over providing blood to the hospital, after having previously served as a supplemental supplier.

 
 
 

 

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