Tag: Canadian Blood Services

Reused needles at Scarborough health fair

Toronto Public Health (TPH) officials are advising over 30 people who attended a health fair in Scarborough to see their health care provider due to possible contact with contaminated needles. On March 25, the Vision Infinite Foundation hosted a health fair at the Scarborough Village Recreation Centre, where blood glucose testing was being offered. A lancet, or fine needle, attached to a lancing device is used during testing to draw a blood sample to be measured for blood sugar levels.

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Complied by Lime Blake Canadian Blood Services changes donor model Canadian Blood Services has approved a new blood donor model that allows “multi-skilled clinic employees” to handle donor and screening processes as well as...

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