Indian Red Cross Society Blood Bank, Kumool was started in the month of May-2004, with license no: 3/KL/2004/BB/R Licence valid up to 14.03.2019. The premises situated at Sy.No:894 & 896/2, Ground and first floor, D.M.& H.O compound, Kurnool-518001, the blood bank has been processing Human Whole Blood and components, plateletpheresis was started in the year-2010 with license (SDP) and approval from Director, Drugs Control Administration, Govt of Andhra Pradesh.
We are having 29-staff, 3-Medical Officers, one B.B.C.O/S.S.A, 9-Technician, one staff nurse, one record assistant, one computer operator, and 8-Sub staff and 3-security personnel.
The processing of Blood/Components is done as per standard Operating procedures, rules set up by ADMHO, DMHO, Drugs Control- I Administration, and Govt of Andhra Pradesh. We run EQAS Program(External Quality Assesment Scheme)with Bombay RedCross, Blood bank, Mumbai, SRL Lab, Microbiology Dept.Kurnool, CMC Vellore.
Our performance- Total Collection total issues, camps per-annum from the year 2004-May to Jan-2018 is enclosed for your kind referral.
We are having about 116-Thalassemia Patients to whom we are issuing free every month.