(Marietta, Ohio, Dec, 9, 2009) - Marietta Memorial Hospital’s Blood Bank will be setting up their Mobile Blood Unit at the following locations for December:
December 15 at Frontier High School from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
December 16 at Chesterhill VFD from 3-8:30 p.m.
December 17 at Settlers Bank from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
December 18 at Marietta Memorial Hospital (First Floor Classroom) from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Anyone between the ages of 17 and 66, with a body weight no less than 110 lbs, who is in good health may be eligible to donate. Donating blood takes about an hour and is an easy process. After donation, normal activities can be resumed, although physical exercise is not recommended for the remainder of the day.
The Memorial Health System is a not-for-profit health system governed by a volunteer board of community members that are committed to providing comprehensive services that meet the needs of our region. We are comprised of a network of two hospitals, outpatient service sites, assisted and long-term care facilities and a retirement community. We work in innovative ways to meet the healthcare challenges of today, while preparing for health needs of our communities in the future.
ER and Physicians Care Express wait times are approximate and provided for informational purposes only. If you are having a medical emergency, call 911.
Our wait times are updated every 15 minutes. The wait time provided displays the amount of time (in minutes) that it takes for a patient to see a qualified medical professional from the time of their arrival at the Emergency Room or Physicians Care Express location. The wait time displayed represents a rolling-average of the previous 120-minutes for all patients who are currently visiting our Emergency Room or Physicians Care Express locations.