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Key Phone Numbers

  • Medical Center Operator

  • 201-833-3000

  • Physician Referral Service

  • 877-HOLY-NAME (465-9626)

  • Patient Information

  • 201-833-3300

  • Foundation (Donations)

  • 201-833-3187

  • Human Resources

  • 201-833-7040

  • Medical Staff Office

  • 201-833-3352

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HNMC Blood Donation

Holy Name with New York Blood Center In response to New Jersey's continued blood shortage, Holy Name Medical Center is hosting another blood drive on January 28 from 1:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Blood banks, hospitals, and healthcare facilities rely on donations, which are critically important in the event of a trauma or other potentially fatal emergency.


Date: January 28, 2020

Time: 1:30 PM - 7:30 PM


Holy Name Medical Center
Conference Rooms 3, 4, and 5
718 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666

Register to Donate

What to Expect

Before You Donate

After You Donate

Why Donate

The Facts

  • Only 2% of our local eligible population donates blood
    each year

  • There is no substitute for human blood

  • You cannot get an infectious disease by donating

The Numbers

  • 2 seconds: How often someone needs blood

  • 42 days: Shelf life of donated red blood cells

  • 5 days: Shelf life of donated platelets

  • 56 days: How often you can donate

  • 17% Number of non-donors who cite "never thought
    about it" as the main reason for not giving

The Donation

  • 4 easy steps: Registration, medical history, donation and snacks

  • 10 minutes: How long the actual donation will take

  • 10 pints: Amount of blood in the average adult body

  • 1 pint: Amount of your donation

The Lives Saved

  • 1 in 3 people will need a blood product in their lifetime

  • Surgical, trauma and cancer patients and those with blood disorders need blood

  • If only 1% more of Americans donated, blood shortages would disappear