WATCH: OBI On If School Blood Drives Could Return With Back To School


Monday, August 9th 2021, 9:40 am
By: News 9


As the new surge of COVID-19 hospitalizations drives rising demand on blood, supply in Oklahoma is barely keeping up.

School blood drives normally make up a third of donations, but school closures put those to a halt.

Joining News 9 at 9 to discuss is Dr. John Armitage, CEO of the Oklahoma Blood Institute.