United Blood Service has critical need for O negative blood
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The United Blood Services is offering a special incentive to anyone who donates O negative blood.
All donors supplying blood at any of the three UBS locations in Southern Nevada between July 1 and 7 will receive a voucher for one 16-ounce cup of frozen yogurt from U-Swirl Frozen Yogurt and a patriotic T-shirt.
UBS will also offer addition incentives to O negative donors through its Hero Rewards program, which offers points for blood donations that can be accumulated and exchanged for prizes ranging from movie tickets to gift certificates.
All O negative donors will receive an additional 600 points.
Although blood is need all year, the UBS says that there is a critical need for O negative blood this summer. O negative blood is the universal blood type and can be transfused to patients with different blood types.
To schedule an appointment, call 1-877-827-4376.