Doha: Aster DM Healthcare- Qatar successfully organized a Blood Donation Drive at Aster Medical Centre, Industrial area with the support of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)’s Blood Donor Unit.
The initiative aimed at shoring up national blood reserves and creating wider awareness of the need for regular blood donations, given the short shelf-life of blood components and proved even more successful with more than 150 people registering to participate and HMC able to collect more than 80 units of blood.
The blood donation drive saw enthusiastic participation from the public including the staffs of Aster DM Healthcare, Qatar and general public In addition, several people who had learned of the campaign from social media and through word of mouth turned up at the venue to show their support for the cause. The campaign led by Dr. Sameer Moopan, Chief Executive Officer, Aster DM Healthcare- Qatar along with Mr. Sreejith M Nair, Mr. Padmakumar, Mr. Rejil Jacob, Mr. Raigan Titus and Vishnu Prasad KS of Aster CRM Department.
Aster conducted this initiative as a part of CSR and associated by Qatar KMCC Kozhikode district committee, Malabar Gold and Diamonds and Wellcare group.