Activity of health care institutions in the section of transfusion service
This topical information describes performance of health care institutions in the transfusion service section. The data comes from report on activity of health care facilities (form A (MZ) 1-01) for the transfusion service section. The return rate of reports on activity in transfusion service was 96 % in 2009, in total there were 118 reporting units involved in the data collection process. Activity of health care institutions in the transfusion service section was ensured in total by 182.72 physicians and by 1 413.94 other health care workers. There were 960 148 blood donations taken from 264 664 blood donors in departments of transfusion service in 2009. In total there were 426 824 units of red cells, 35 751 therapeutical doses of platelets and 505 777 litres of plasma produced.