The need for blood donation is constant.
Patients in our hospitals have needs
Every two seconds someone needs blood.
OBI manages the life-saving donations from more than 140,000 individuals each year.
There is no substitute for human blood.
Supplies must be constantly renewed.
Justin tells how during a check-up with his doctor, blood work revealed he had leukemia. If it wasn’t for 10 volunteer blood donors that gave not knowing whose life they would save, he wouldn’t be here today.
When two Oklahoma City ladies donated with Oklahoma Blood Institute, they had no idea how precious that donation was.
The blood center’s reference lab analyzes blood donated for specific markers that are needed by state...// Read More
February 1, 2016 ─ Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) invites all to take the “Blood Donor Challenge” between February 1 and May 15. Blood given with OBI saves the lives of patients in 154 hospitals across the state every day....// Read More
January 15, 2016 ─ Don Wilber, M.D., has been named to the board of directors of Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI), the state’s nonprofit blood center.
Wilber has practiced pediatrics in Midwest City for 34 years and is a...// Read More