IMA Blood Bank of Uttarakhand is a 'not for profit' organization, ISO 9001:2008 certified and First NABH Accredited Blood Bank in the state that works on 100% Voluntary Blood Donations. Blood Donation camps are organized every day, Mobile Blood Collection Vans go to all corners of the city to meet blood donors at their doorsteps. The IMA Blood Bank is a state of the art blood bank with world class infrastructure, using Bar codes, robotic machines and fully integrated ERP software.
IMA Blood Bank of Uttarakhand has a mission that “no needy patient should ever die due to lack of safe and quality blood in Dehradun and its surrounding areas.” Please join us in our mission to maintain a safe and stable blood supply.
The Blood Bank provides free blood components to poor patients, Thalassemics, Hemophiliacs and to people suffering from sickle cell diseases, besides providing many more subsidies. On an average, the Blood Bank issues free Blood Components worth Rs. 15,000/- on a daily basis. From the rest of the patients only the testing charges involved in processing of each blood unit are obtained and even these are discounted by Rs. 369 per Unit.
- One out of every three will need blood in our life time.
- There is not substitute for Blood.
- Every two seconds, someone needs blood.
- 350 ml of blood can save three lives.
While you're reading this, someone in India needs blood. Someone has to donate blood for someone to receive blood.
Blood can be donated by any volunteer, a person from among us, who makes the choice to donate blood. When you donate blood, you join a very select group, currently only 0.8 out of every 100 people in India donate blood.You have the power to make a difference in someone's life. All you have to do is make a contribution. Every donation helps to save 3-4 lives, your contributions can help bring comfort to those in need.
- Only 4% of the eligible population donates blood.
- The need for blood increases by 5% every year.
- 75% donors donate only once a year. If they donated twice a year, there will never be any shortage of blood.