The current situation around COVID-19 has again confirmed how important and irreplaceable your plasma donations are. Right now, human plasma is urgently needed to produce life-saving drugs for patients. There is a risk of a shortage of plasma-based drugs in a few months. For this reason we appeal to you to continue donating plasma, as you are making a valuable contribution to the continuity of patient care.
We understand that you are concerned about COVID-19. Therefore, all our protective measures are still in place, as your health and safety, as well as that of our staff, is our highest priority. All our employees are either vaccinated or regularly tested on COVID-19!
We appreciate your willingness to donate plasma and ask you to follow these guidelines:
We will be glad to answer all further questions and provide information on the increased protection measures directly at the centre. You can arrange your appointments by phone, online or via Savelives App.
Phone: +43 1 319 53 63
Fax: +43 1 319 53 63 22
Last possible donation date: Mon, Tue, Thu. 18:00, Fri. 16:00, Sat. 12:00
Donation appointments are made every quarter of an hour (starting at 7:30 am).
Please report to the reception desk at least 10 minutes before your appointement. To avoid waiting times for you, we recommend you to arrange an appointment.
You are already a registered donor? Here you can make your appointment:
You want to donate for the first time? Arrange your first appointment now by phone per E-Mail
In our donation centre you can donate both plasma and platelets.
Blood consists of a liquid part, the plasma, and the formed elements, the red and white blood cells and the thrombocytes (= blood platelets). The thrombocytes are important for blood clotting, without these cells a person could not survive, e.g. in wounds there would be no hemostasis.
Platelets are donated by voluntary donors in a similar way to plasma, there are the following differences: