To ensure the safety and reliability of the blood supply as well as the comfort and safety of the generous donors who give, Community Blood Bank provides guidelines eligibility for blood donation, incorporating regulations set by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), American Association of Blood Banks and the Center for Disease Control. While some restrictions may temporarily defer you from making a blood donation, we encourage you to find out more.
To verify eligibility or for detailed information about safety restrictions governing blood donations, please contact Community Blood Bank by calling 605-331-3222 or log onto www.cbblifeblood.org prior to making an appointment. If you have questions about recent travel medications you are taking or a current medical condition we are here to help.
Please note (Valid as of October 26, 2020):
To protect our staff and donors amid the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, Community Blood Bank is asking donors to self-screen before coming in to donate. Please do not present to donate if you:
All donors, visitors, and staff are required to wear a face mask or face covering. When presenting to donate, donors are asked to bring a face mask or face covering.
If you have donated recently and you develop symptoms of COVID-19 or you test positive for COVID-19, please contact us at 605-331-3222.