06 November 2017

The BSH are excited to announce the publication of a new guideline: Administration of Blood Components

The purpose of this guideline is to provide national guidance on pre-transfusion blood sampling and the authorisation (prescription), requesting, collection and administration of blood components to adults, children and neonates in order to provide a basis for the development of standardised local guidelines and practice, and focuses on 3 key principles of safe blood administration: patient identification, documentation, communication. 

Read the full guideline here