Titanic Tickets for Donors!

We’re teaming up with our friends Titanic museum again this year to thank our donors for their lifesaving work. Donate blood at one of the following locations on Monday and receive a free ticket to the awesome Titanic museum. Walmart Morristown (Davy Crockett Pkwy) Noon-6pm CVS Greeneville (Asheville Highway) Noon-6pm Walmart Maryville – Noon-6pm Walmart…

Free Pizza Alert!!

During the week of March 13th – March 17th, MEDIC Regional Blood Center and Papa Murphy’s Pizza are partnering to provide a Free Large One-Topping Pizza to people who donate blood at select Papa Murphy’s locations! Blood donors will also receive a free T-shirt and a coupon for a free appetizer at Texas Roadhouse! Donate…

MEDIC Honors Drive Coordinators

MEDIC Regional Blood Center honored the twenty organizations which hosted the largest blood drives in 2016. Collectively, donors from these organizations donated more than more than 6,000 units. That adds up to 10% of MEDIC’s total annual collections. The organizations receiving the highest honor (500+ donations) included UT Battelle, Denso, and Y-12. Each of the…

Pat Summitt Week!

MEDIC Regional blood Center is rallying its donor base to help The Pat Summitt Foundation in its funding of organizations engaged in patient care, caregiver support, and Alzheimer’s disease clinical research. Not only was former Lady Vols Coach Pat Summitt a blood donor, she was an advocate for MEDIC and the community blood supply. On…

National Blood Donor Month!

Help save a life this month! Since 1969, January has been declared National Blood Donor Month due to the extra need for blood and platelets this time of year. The inclement weather during the winter months often results in cancelled blood drives and seasonal illnesses may prevent people from donating. MEDIC Regional Blood Center needs…

Gatlinburg Fires

With the recent injuries in Gatlinburg due to sudden wildfires, MEDIC Regional Blood Center is reminding donors of the importance of donating blood to be prepared for situations like this. MEDIC’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Thomas Watkins says: “Patients who are hospitalized with severe burns can be very complicated to manage and can have multiple…