Ready to Order Blood?

Winter Haven Hospital Community Blood Center is proud to provide the critical link between blood donors and patients in need. Our commitment to remaining focused on this goal enables us to ensure that our patients have more tomorrows and brighter futures.

We are the only provider of blood products and services to Winter Haven Hospital, Winter Haven Women’s Hospital and Lake Wales Medical Center. As inventory allows, additional units are provided to other hospitals through a national resource sharing program.

Use this section of the website to access our licensing documentation, forms and updated product and technical information.

THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

(Physician’s order required)

Some patients need to give blood components as part of their treatment for certain diseases.

Therapeutic Phlebotomy Order Form

Individuals with Hereditary Hemochromatosis will not be charged for therapeutic phlebotomy. Individuals who have Secondary Polycythemia due solely to testosterone therapy and who meet all other volunteer donor criteria may not be charged.  Please be aware that these units may be transfused to patients.

AUTOLOGOUS BLOOD

(Physician’s order required)

Before a scheduled surgery, some patients referred by a physician can store their own blood for transfusion.

Autologous Physician Information and Requisition. Click here for downloadable form.
Autologous Patient Information. Click here for downloadable form.

DIRECTED DONATIONS

(Physician’s referral required)

When ordered by a physician, patients may specify their own donors for an expected transfusion.

Directed Donor Information and Physician Referral.  Click here for downloadable form.

LICENSING AND ACCREDITATION 

Winter Haven Hospital Community Blood Center is licensed by the Food and Drug Administration and accredited by AABB.

Downloadable files of accreditation documents are available below for your convenience.

WHH CBC AABB Certificate of Accreditation

WHH CBC Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments Certificate of Waiver

WHH CBC Blood Establishment Registration

WHH CBC FDA Blood Establishment License

Circular of Information 2017

Testing Statement:  Donor testing for transfusion transmitted infection is performed by Creative Testing Solutions (CTS) 10100 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33716.  CTS is a fully accredited, state of the art laboratory for testing donor specimens.  Supplier qualification documents are available upon request.