Blood drive set for Tuesday

Staff Writer

Scenic Mountain Medical Center will host a blood drive Tuesday to help replenish the hospital’s blood supply.
The blood drive will be held from 9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. in the bloodmobile located in the front parking lot of Scenic Mountain Medical Center, 1601 W. 11th Place, which is sponsoring the drive.
To sign up, call 877-UBS-HERO (877-827-4376) or go online to, sponsor code: smmc
To qualify, donors must be at least 16 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health to donate. Donors between 16 and 22 must meet additional height and weight requirements, and 16-year-old donors must present a Minor Donor Permit Form signed by a parent or guardian. The Minor Donor Permit can be found online at