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MEDIC Regional Blood Center

Our Mission

To enhance the well-being of the community by providing a safe, adequate and economical supply of blood and blood-related products and services.

Our Vision

To be an essential and vital community resource dedicated to saving, extending, and improving lives.

Our Values

Professionalism – Respect – Integrity – Dedication – Excellence

Values

Professionalism

We are a knowledgeable and competent team who take pride in the way we conduct ourselves each and every day.

Respect

We build relationships that matter and treat others with courtesy, kindness, honesty, and empathy.

Integrity

We exercise good judgment in the choices we make.

Dedication

We are a team motivated by our mission of enhancing the well-being  of the communities we serve.

Excellence

We hold ourselves to high standards, taking pride in the work we do and the difference we make.

Recent News & Events

MEDIC CEO, Jim Decker, Announces Retirement

DECKER ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT Knoxville, Tenn. – Dr. James L. (Jim) Decker has announced his intentions to retire from his position as Chief Executive Officer of MEDIC Regional Blood Center, effective April 30, 2023, coinciding with the end of MEDIC’s current fiscal year. This announcement was made at the quarterly meeting of the MEDIC Board of…

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Annual Summer Cookout Week

All donors will receive the MEDIC summer tee, Texas Roadhouse coupon, and a ticket for an upcoming TN Smokies Baseball game. Donors are also automatically entered to win one of several prizes including a grill and tickets for whitewater rafting, Ole Smoky Moonshine items, and daily $50 Food City gift cards.

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Storytelling

Abbey – Patient Story
Patient

Meet Abbey! Abbey was diagnosed with Aplastic Anemia. A rare condition where the body does not produce enough red blood cells. Since her diagnosis in July 2021, Abbey has received RBCs and platelets twice a week. People like Abbey make up a large portion of our blood recipients. Blood is used beyond trauma and helps…
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John Halter
Donor

I donate because it matters. I started donating platelets with another dad. Around the time both our daughters were going through a bone marrow transplant. 4 years later and after many platelets donations. It still is a blessing to know that you have the ability to provide so much hope to someone. The backstory and…
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Ruth
Donor

People who we love need blood products. So many people cannot donate. I can give and I feel it’s a honor. ❤️❤️
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