Medical Technology Depart
Blood Transfusion Department
The Department of Blood Transfusion was built in June 2006.The Department of Blood Transfusion is responsible for the use of blood in the clinic, teaching and research of blood transfusion. There are 10 staff members in our department, 1 staff members hold senior title, 2 staff members hold vice- senior title, 4 staff members hold middle title, and 3 staff members hold primary title. 3 staff members hold Master degree and 7 staff members hold Bachelor degree.
The area of the department is about 160 square meters, with blood disposal room, blood storage room, blood-issuing room, blood group serology laboratory, data archive room, duty room, office and demonstration classroom. The department is well equipped with modern medical instrumentation and equipment, such as imported automatic blood matching system, low temperature and ultra-low temperature refrigerator for blood storage, platelet shock preservation box, plasma melting system, cold chain monitoring system, clinical blood transfusion management system, etc. Staff in the department have established microcolumn gel cross matching technology, prenatal and postnatal diagnosis of neonatal hemolytic disease, irregular antibody screening and identification, direct and indirect anti-human globulin test, antibody titer detection, difficult cross matching technology, identification of rare blood group, storage autotransfusion technology, etc. Clinical supply of blood components include: suspended red blood cells, leucocyte suspended red blood cells, washed red blood cells, fresh frozen plasma, frozen plasma, apheresis platelets, cryoprecipitate coagulation factor, Rh(D) negative blood, etc.
The director of the department is a member of the Blood Management Branch of The Chinese Society of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, the deputy director of the Clinical Blood Transfusion Branch of the Zhejiang Medical Association, the standing director of the Blood Transfusion Association of Zhejiang Province, the member of the clinical Blood Transfusion Committee and the expert Committee, and the standing deputy director of the Clinical Blood Quality Management and Control Center of Hangzhou. In recent years, the staff members of the Department has presided three scientific research projects on clinical blood use management and published over ten papers in core journals.