Due to low donations and increased patient need, we are urging all eligible volunteer donors, especially those with AB or O blood type, to donate now. Please contact the Blood Center to schedule a time to give at a donor center or mobile blood drive near you as soon as possible. Call (800) 747-5401, or schedule online at www.bloodcenterimpact.org or via our Blood Center Impact App. Thank you!
Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center helps meet the educational needs of professionals at the hospitals we serve by offering a variety of programs on transfusion-related topics. The courses are specially tailored to meet the needs of various healthcare disciplines such as physicians, nurses, EMS and laboratory professionals.
All programs are provided free of charge.
Courses are available at our locations or can be presented at your facility. Narrated DVD/online versions of some programs are also available to compliment on-site programs for staff who cannot easily attend.
For Online Nursing and Laboratory Education - please contact us for availability
Through a partnership with Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, Iowa, we are able to offer Iowa Board of Nursing approved continuing education credits for nurses and EMS providers for most programs. Continuing education credit for laboratory professionals may also be available.
Currently available programs are described below and can be customized to fit your organization’s particular interest if necessary.
Please contact your Client Services Coordinator if you have any questions or would like additional information.