SANBS: blood levels critically low

2017-11-01 15:30

The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) has warned that it was experiencing critical blood shortages and that November was going to be "a testing month".

Blood transfusion discrimination for gays ends

2014-05-22 08:55

The SA National Blood Service has implemented a new policy on blood donations in which all people in new relationships or who have multiple sexual partners are not allowed to donate - regardless of their sexuality.

Blood drive for Easter weekend

2013-03-18 19:25

The SA National Blood Service has urged South Africans to donate blood to prevent a shortage during the Easter period.

Hospital labs open after debt payment

2012-02-13 19:30

Laboratory services within public hospitals have resumed after the payment of over R700m owed by Gauteng to service providers.


Fees protest leads to blood shortage

2016-09-27 10:35

While academics warn that the consequences would be dire if classes don’t resume soon, the student protests have led to an unintended crisis: a blood shortage.

Sanbs, Solidarity reach settlement

2013-10-24 18:45

Trade union Solidarity and the SA National Blood Service have reached a settlement over the service's employment policy.

SANBS in line with equity legislation

2012-09-17 17:24

The transformation strategy of the SA National Blood Services is in line with the Employment Equity Act, says CEO Loyiso Mpuntsha.

Blood donors needed for 2012

2012-01-04 18:01

The SA National Blood Service has appealed to the public to donate blood regularly.

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