Blood Donations Urgently Needed

RWJ University Hospital Somerset, located at 110 Rehill Ave. in Somerset, is currently holding a blood drive for all blood types. New and returning donors are welcome.

Blood and platelet donors are urgently needed to replenish the hospital’s blood bank during the pandemic.

Appointments are required and are available at or by calling 908-685-2926.

Donors should bring a photo ID and should be sure to eat and drink prior to donating.

Social distancing and additional disinfecting guidelines are in place at all blood drives. All donors are required to wear a mask. You are not currently eligible to donate blood if you have been exposed to or cared for a positive COVID-19 person in the past 14 days.

Medical eligibility questions should be referred to a Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Donor Services staff person at 908-685-2926.