American Red Cross

These measures will help to keep blood recipients, staff and donors safe. There is no evidence and there are no reported cases of the coronavirus – or any respiratory virus - being transmitted by a blood transfusion.

Dad Whose Infant Son Was Saved by Blood Transfusions Encourages Donations to Continue amid Outbreak. The American Red Cross is facing a severe blood shortage as drives across the country are canceled amid the coronavirus outbreak. Read in People: