Blood Draw Set for Good Shepherd on Monday

(Photo courtesy of the U.S. Navy)

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Monday, April 18 in Hermiston.

The blood drive will take place from 12:30 to 6 p.m. at Good Shepherd Medical Center.

A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental consent in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.

To schedule a donation time, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit the American Red Cross website.