JPAC Joint United Kingdom (UK) Blood Transfusion and Tissue Transplantation Services Professional Advisory Committee

12.2: General requirements

Secure and effective procedures must be in place to ensure that:

  • Specific procedures are written in the form of standard operating procedures.
  • Blood donations, components and their laboratory samples are correctly identified by barcoded and eye-readable numbers.
  • Donations can be linked to their donor.
  • A donor’s record is reviewed every time he or she donates.