UFCA has partnered with Hemoce to encourage blood donations

In the month of blood donation awareness, Red June, the Federal University of Kariri (UFCA) partnered with the State of Ceará Blood and Blood Therapy Center (Hemoce) to encourage voluntary blood donations among members of the academia. .. The form is signed on the 13th and provides the collection actions for August 5th and December 2nd.

The partnership was clearly demonstrated through the Quality of Work Life Coordination (CQVT-Progep / UFCA) by the Director of Human Resources.

Among the actions developed by UFCA is the identification of appropriate locations for voluntary blood donations. Promote blood donation campaigns at the facility at least twice a year to promote the spread of collections at the facility.

Two collections that must be carried out at UFCA are already planned. The first event will take place on August 5th at the Beata Maria de Arauho Auditorium on the Juazeirod Norte Campus. The second is the location defined on December 2, 2022.

According to Mirna Fontenele, Head of CQVT-Progep / UFCA, the partnership between UFCA and Hemoce reaffirms the university’s social responsibility for Kariri’s population, in addition to increasing blood donations.

“”The problem of blood bank outages sensitizes us and drives us to support internal blood donation campaigns. We want to spread principles such as solidarity and help others in student training and organizational environments. Our expectation is to initiate actions that occur on a regular basis and can effectively contribute to saving lives. “Says Marna.

In partnership with Hemoce, UFCA will also become a civil society, complying with the “Citizen’s Organization” digital seal, attached to official documents and physical plaques, and displayed wherever the agency desires.

Blood donation is essential for treating injured people in emergencies and disasters and enables safe medical procedures. In addition, donations are essential for patients with serious chronic illnesses such as sickle cell disease and thalassemia to live longer and live a better quality of life. You can save up to 4 lives with a single blood donation.

Blood donation requirements

Healthy (healthy, well nourished, with at least 6 hours of sleep 24 hours before donation);

Between the ages of 16 and 69 (under the age of 18 can only be donated with the formal consent of the responsible person).

Avoid fatty foods 4 hours before donations (because the World Health Organization recommends that the blood fat you receive from donations should be up to 10%, exceeding this limit. And makes it more difficult to identify. Infectious diseases such as hepatitis B and C, AIDS, syphilis, Chagas);

Present the original document with a photo, or a certified copy, issued by a public agency. Acceptable documents: ID (RG or RNE), passport, work card, professional ID, national driver’s license with photo or certificate of booker. Electronic documents such as a national driver’s license with the “Carteira Digital” application and voter registration with the “e-Título” application are also accepted as long as the candidate’s photo is included and verified by “Vio: QR Seguro”. .. “And” e-Titulo “respectively.


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