CRH hosting local blood drive

Cuero Regional Hospital collecting blood donations

Cuero Regional Hospital

CUERO, Texas – On Thursday, Jan. 20, the Cuero Regional Hospital will host a blood drive for the south Texas Blood and Tissue center. Donations are going to happen in their education classroom starting at 3:30 in the afternoon. Teens who are at least 16 years or older and weigh at least 120 pounds can donate blood with their parents consent form filled out. Older teenagers who are 17 years or older, weigh 110 pounds, and in good general health can also provide a donation. All eligible donors must present a valid I.D. or documentation of their social security number and date of birth.

Potential interested donors can schedule an appointment online before next week. Contact Kathy Simon at 361-275-6191, ex. 2312 for further informative requests. All donors must wear a mask to enter and exit the education classroom location in the hospital.