Blood Banks in KL Malaysia, Overview, Blood Donors Eligibility, List of Blood banks, How often can a person donate blood?

Overview of Blood Banks in KL Malaysia

Blood Banks in KL Malaysia services has been initiated by a group of women volunteers of British Red Cross in 1955. Initially, the service was open on Wednesdays from 5:00 pm to 5:30 pm at the Kuala Lumpur General Hospital.

Blood Donor Eligibility

  1. Well and healthy
  2. Age:
    1. First time donor: 18-60 years old
    2. Regular donor: 18-65 years old
    3. Prospective donor aged 17 years old must provide written consent from his or her parents / guardian
  3. Weight : 45kg and above
  4. Had minimum of 5 hours sleep
  5. Had a meal before blood donation
  6. No medical illness
  7. Not involved in any high risk activities such as :-
    1. Same gender sex (homosexual)
    2. Bisexual
    3. Had sex with commercial sex worker
    4. Change in sexual partner
    5. Took intravenous drug
    6. A sexual partner of any of the above
  8. Last whole blood donation was 3 months ago
  9. For female donors : not pregnant, last menstrual period was more than 3 days ago, and not breastfeeding
  10. Do not donate blood if you had:
    1. Stayed in United Kindom (England, Northern, Ireland, Scotlaand, Wales, Isle of Man atau Channel Island) atau Republik Ireland from year 1980 until 1996 for period of 6 months or more.
    2. Stayed in Europe from year 1980 until now, for a period of 5 years or more.
  11. Bring along the Original document below :-
Malaysian Non Malaysian
Identification card (mykad)/ army / police id Passport and stayed in malaysia for more than 1 year
Driving license Work permit identification with passport number and photo
Work permit identification with passport number and photo Student identification with passport number and photo
Student identification with passport number and photo Able to read and understand donor registration form in english/ malay/ chinese/ tamil

List Of Blood Banks

1. Pusat Darah Negara

Address: Jln Tun Razak, Titiwangsa, 50400 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Phone: +60 3-2613 2688

Website: regdonor.bbis.moh.gov.my

Email: pro_pdn@moh.gov.my

Working hours: 7.30 am -5.30

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PusatDarahNegaraKementerianKesihatanMalaysia/

2. Pusat Darah Negara @ Mid Valley Megamall

Address: Mid Valley City, 58000 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Phone: 03-22800349

Website: www.pdn.gov.my

Email: pdn@moh.gov.my

Working hours: 10 am- 9 pm

3. Pusat Darah Negara / St.John Ambulans Malaysia

Address: B2, New Wing, Lebuh Bandar Utama, Bandar Utama, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Phone:+60 17-373 7188

Working hours: 11 am- 7 pm

4. Sedarah Malaysia

Address: Wisma Pahlawan, 6-B02, Jalan Sultan Sulaiman, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Phone:+60 3-2276 1010

Website: sedarahmalaysia.org

Email: sedarahmalaysia@gmail.com

Working hours: 9 am- 5 pm

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SedarahMalaysia

How often can a person donate blood?

Usually, a healthy donor may donate again after 56 days.

To know more about KL please visit below links:

List of Emergency Fire Stations In KL
Emergency Ambulance services in KL Malaysia
List of Police stations in KL Malaysia
Hair specialists in Kuala Lumpur

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