Professional Affiliations

America’s Blood Centers (ABC)
VBS is a member of America’s Blood Centers (ABC). Along with other independent blood banks, nearly half the nation’s blood is supplied by this group. ABC members serve more than 3,500 hospitals & health-care facilities in local communities with more than 180 million people helped.

AABB is an international, not-for-profit association representing individuals and institutions involved in the field of transfusion medicine and cellular therapies. The association is committed to improving health by developing and delivering standards, accreditation and educational programs that focus on optimizing patient and donor care and safety.