The Blood Emergency Readiness Corps launched in September of 2021 and doubled in size by November. It continues to gain new members every month and assist as needed during mass transfusion events.
Community blood centers across the U.S. align to provide mutual support in times of crisis (Sept. 12, 2022) Blood centers across the U.S. are celebrating the one-year anniversary of the nation’s first emergency blood reserve. The Blood Emergency Readiness Corps (BERC) was founded in 2021 as a partnership by a group of blood centers who joined together to keep the blood supply
The mass shooting at the Kroger grocery store in Collierville activated an urgent need for extra pints of blood after over a dozen victims were rushed to area hospitals Tuesday afternoon.
The Blood Emergency Readiness Corps responded to a call from blood supplier Vitalant rushing to ship boxes of red blood cells for trauma care. More via Action News 5.
The Blood Emergency Readiness Corps has 33 blood centers nationwide. Learn more about each of them below.
BERC ANNOUNCEMENT IS APRIL 27 AT KALAMAN MEMORIAL BLOOD DRIVE DAYTON, Ohio – Community Blood Center has joined 30 blood centers across the nation in
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 Facing an increasingly unsteady blood supply, Blood Assurance has joined a first-in-the-nation partnership to ensure preparedness for emergency situations where blood
Mississippi Blood Services joins mass transfusion prgram JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – As a result of the nationwide blood shortage, Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) joined the