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Blood Bank Transfusion Services

Legacy Blood Bank Transfusion Services annually performs more than 29,000 compatibility procedures and provides more than 18,000 units of red cells, 3,000 units of plasma, 2,000 units of plateletpheresis and 2000 units of cryoprecipitate in their transfusion support of inpatients and outpatients at Legacy's six hospitals, including the needs of trauma, cardiac surgery, oncology and the neonatal intensive care units.  Each hospital Blood Bank Transfusion Service is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week at each of our hospitals.  In addition, a clinical pathologist is on call at all times for consultation.

Legacy's blood banks are inspected and accredited by:

  • American Association of Blood Banks (AABB)
  • Center for Medicare Medicaid Services (CMS)
  • College of American Pathologists (CAP) Laboratory Accreditation Program
  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • The Joint Commission

Key Personnel

David Glidden, M.D., Transfusion Services Medical Director, 503-413-4562
Erin Mae Westby MSTM, MLS(ASCP) SBB, Blood Bank System Supervisor, 503-413-7317

How to contact us

Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, 503-413-4082
Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center, 503-413-7941
Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center, 503-692-2489
Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center, 503-674-1139
Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center, 360-487-1240
Legacy Silverton Medical Center, 503-873-1730

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