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Willow Creek Pet Center

Willow Creek Pet Center Blood Drive

Willow Creek Pet Center June 7th 2017 Blood DriveWillow Creek Pet Center and ARUP Blood Services of Utah are teaming up for a blood drive on June 7th from 10 AM-2 PM. The blood drive will be held in the parking lot at Willow Creek Pet Center.

Did you know that blood usage at ARUP’s hospitals is up 42% over the last year? This is the largest sustained increase in our history. Donors are needed more than ever right now.

Here are some interesting facts about donations:

  • 1 out of 3 donations to ARUP goes to a patient at Primary Children’s Hospital
  • 100 donors are needed every single day
  • More than 7,000 patients received blood at ARUP hospitals in the last year
  • ARUP is the sole blood provider for Primary Children’s Hospital, Huntsman Cancer Hospital, University of Utah Hospital and Shriners Hospital for Children
  • An average day at hospitals for 49 patients receiving blood :
    • 14 heart
    • 13 cancer
    • 4 trauma
    • 3 liver
    • 2 organ transplant
    • 2 kidney
    • 2 internal bleeding
    • 1 burn
    • 8 various

Walk in are welcome but if you can call for an appointment, there won’t be a wait time. Please call Tina Ottley at 801-942-0777 to schedule your appointment today. Thank you for helping us save Utah lives.

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