With origins in the 1950s, Carter BloodCare is one of Texas' largest blood centers, providing 300,000 units of life-saving blood and blood components to patients in North, Central, and East Texas annually.
A step-by-step instructional video on how to complete the Carter BloodCare Crossmatch Account Services Request form. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XamU6UBMmmo[/embed]Read More
New Service Announcement from Carter BloodCare Current blood banking practices appear to be highly successful in preventing alloimmunization to the D antigen and hemolytic disease of the newborn due to the D antibody. However, the use of Rh immune globulin and Rh negative red blood cells for transfusion can be reduced by identifying weak D…Read More
Carter BloodCare is excited to announce our thermometer standardization and digital timer quality control services. Both services are offered with an expedited average three day turn-around-time (Mon-Fri) from receipt. We provide a performance certificate along with the expiration of the service with return of your equipment. At Carter BloodCare, we strive to offer quality services…Read More
Step-by-step instructions on how to properly label a patient sample for blood bank testing. [embed]https://youtu.be/Z7GGyOghKfI[/embed]Read More
by W. Crews, M.D., Medical Director of Laboratory Services, Carter BloodCare Molecular genotyping for red blood cell (RBC) antigens has become routinely used for some blood donors and certain patient populations (patients with hemoglobinopathies, recently transfused patients, patients with warm autoantibodies or multiple alloantibodies, for example). In contrast, molecular RHD genotyping for patients with a known…Read More