• 295 S. Rancho Santa Fe Road San Marcos, CA 92078
  • 760-471-1111

Blood Drive at San Marcos Urgent Care – July 15, 2016

We are having a Blood Drive at the San Marcos location!!

WE NEED YOUR HELP.

HERE ARE THE DETAILS:

  1. WHO:  The San Diego Blood Bank
  2. WHERE:  San Marcos Urgent Care, 295 S. Rancho Santa Fe, San Marcos
  3. WHEN:  Friday, July 15
  4. TIME:  10:00 am until 3:00 pm
  5. PERKS:  We are giving 3 free B-12 shots to anyone who donates blood.  The first shot can be given after the donor gives blood and the remaining 2 shots can be scheduled for the following 2 weeks.
  6. RSVP:
    • Email:  carla@ResponsibleMedical.com
    • Phone:  760-471-1111 or 951-308-4451 x 214
    • Online:  www.sandiegobloodbank.org
      • Click on “Donate Blood”
      • Select “Appointments”
      • Provide Sponsor Code:  CUSM

Other information:

  • Donors are advised to drink plenty of fluids prior to donation.
  • Maintain usual eating habits on the day of donation, avoiding fatty foods if possible.
  • All donors must show picture identification.

THINGS TO KNOW:

  • A newborn baby has 1 cup of blood.
  • The SD Blood Bank must collect 400 pints per day for area hospitals.
  • Blood expires every 42 days.
  • 37% of the population is eligible to donate, yet only 3% do.
  • Patients suffering injuries from a car accident may use 50 pints.
  • 7 out of 10 people will use blood by the time they are 72.

Thank you for your support of  this community outreach.  Please donate, and promote the blood drive.