Blood Transfusion Service in Estonia
There are four blood collection and processing facilities in Estonia, belonging to the hospitals in four directions – North, South, West and East. Blood centres in Tallinn, Tartu, Pärnu and Kohtla-Järve are independent from each other, but working under the umbrella of the common legislation which regulates collection, testing, processing and quality issues.
Tributes to donors
Brenda, Rico, Sandra and Ragnar
On the first day of 2009, a tiny girl was born to our family, but in the 26th week of pregnancy. Brenda, whose birth weight was a mere 800 grams, needed a blood transfusion on her 1st, 3rd, 6th and 20th days of life. We are forever grateful to all donors – thanks to them, … Read more