Plasma Biological Services
The day you decide to become a plasma donor is the day you decide to save lives. Don’t take your donation mildly. It’s a very safe and effective process, but you must keep yourself healthy in order to ensure the quality of your plasma.
Your donation will help to aid patients of:
- Bleeding disorders
- Immune system deficiencies
- Genetic lung disorders
- Major Surgery
- Rh incompatibility
- Cardiopulmonary needs
- Recipients of transplants
- Pediatric HIV
- Serious Liver conditions
- Animal bites (in the prevention of rabies)
One of the major drugs developed out of plasma proteins is even in the final
phase of efficacy testing to reverse the effects of Alzheimer's disease!
I want to donate...now what?
Step 1: Set up an appointment
Call 816-901-9770 today!
One of our staff members will be glad to set up an appointment for you and discuss any questions you may have. Although walk-ins ore welcome on any day, we cannot guarantee wait time.
Step 2: Proof of Identification
Prior to donating you will need to provide the following:
• Current valid I.D. • Social Security Card • Proof of current address
Address must be postmarked within the last 30 days.
If you have any questions regarding proof of identification, don't hesitate to call.
Step 3: Prepare for your donation
24 hours prior to your donation be sure to drink plenty of fluids. Avoid any caffeinated beverages and alcohol. Eat healthy low-fat meals, avoid fried food and dairy products. The healthier you eat the smoother your donation will be. Allow yourself 3 hours for your first donation. You will go through a physical examination and medical history screening. Be sure to bring a list of any medications you may be taking. Wear comfortable clothes and you may want to bring a laptop , CD player, iPod, book, etc.
Step 4: Enjoy your donation time and earn compensation!
Each time you donate you will receive compensation for your time. If you would like more information on the compensation please call the center or ask any staff member. Don't forget to refer friends and family! For each donor you refer you will receive an extra compensation after their second donation!