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Interested in convalescent plasma?

If you are a patient please contact your physician or hospital for details regarding convalescent plasma. Hospitals and physicians please work with your local blood provider for information regarding convalescent plasma. Please be aware that we do NOT test for COVID-19. You should contact your health care provider if you want to be tested.

URGENT NEED

APPOINTMENTS NOW REQUIRED

For your safety and to manage donor flow appointments are now required; walk-ins will not be accepted at this time.

RESEARCH NEWS

NYBC to Collect First Blood Plasma Donations from Recovered COVID-19 Patients to Treat Severe Cases

Antibodies from convalescent plasma may help those with severe infections

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FAQ: COVID-19 AND BLOOD DONATION

NYBC is committed to the safety of our donors, volunteers, employees and blood recipients, and to transparency with the public during this evolving public health emergency.

URGENT NEED

EXPANDED DONOR CENTER HOURS

Due to coronavirus concerns, we are experiencing critically low blood and platelet appointments making it difficult to meet patient needs and hospital demand.

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It's fast and convenient. Schedule your appointment online today.

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Host a blood drive, volunteer, contribute and more!

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Inside NYBC

Emotional Meeting Between Blood Recipient and Her Donor

Leukemia patient and blood recipient, Carol, meets her donor, Michael, who made the heroic decision to become a donor and save lives!

Lauren Young, Blood and Heart Recipient

Lauren Young is healthy today thanks to the donated blood that saved her life before and during her heart transplant surgery.

Community Connections

Andrea Cefarelli, Executive Director, Donor Recruitment discusses how NYBC is deeply connected to the communities we serve.

NYBC Stories: Little Doctors Program®

This program brings students together to learn about volunteerism, community service, and the science of blood by organizing community blood drives.

Acacia Puleo, Blood Recipient

Acacia Puleo suffered from liver disease and needed daily blood transfusions to help save her life.

Partner Stories: Melissa Cushing, M.D.

Dr. Cushing is one of many hospital leaders we partner with to provide the highest quality blood products and services to meet critical patient needs.

Building Partnerships

NYBC builds partnerships on a local, national and global level, working collaboratively to develop treatments and therapies that save lives.

NYBC Pharmacy Services

Each center offers comprehensive care for patients with all types of bleeding disorders, including hemophilia.

 

Pharmacy Services

NYBC pharmacy serves patients enrolled at Hemophilia Treatment Centers (HTCs) within various teaching hospitals. HTCs provide comprehensive care for all types of bleeding disorders.

 

Hospital Customers

Our research efforts have paved the way for new blood-related products, techniques and therapies.

 

Areas of Research

View our different areas of research to learn about the impact of NYBC's lifesaving work.

About Us

The combined efforts of our dedicated employees and supporters have strengthened our communities and created lasting impact on the lives of countless patients in need.

Career Opportunities

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Hospital Customers

Our research efforts have paved the way for new blood-related products, techniques and therapies.