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Blood Donor Center

Donate blood. Save a life.

Help us meet a critical and constant need in our community. Please consider donating. Call 978-287-3390 to schedule an appointment. The Blood Donor Center is located on the first floor of the John Cuming Building.

Preparing to Donate Blood

Before you donate blood, we recommend doing the following:

  • Stay hydrated. Increase your fluids with an extra 16 ounces or 2 cups of water the day before donating. Then hydrate right before arriving with another 16 oz. of water.
  • Eat a healthy meal.
  • Get a good night's sleep.
  • Bring a valid photo ID and a list of current medications.
  • Eat a salty snack shortly before donating.

Have a question about donating blood? Email us at donorcenter@emersonhosp.org.

Please call ahead before coming in to ensure that we are open.

Address
131 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner Concord, MA01742 Get Directions
Telephone
978-287-3390
Patient Hours

Monday: 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

We are closed for lunch from 1–1:30 p.m. each day. Afternoon appointments start at 1:45 p.m.