Hoxworth: Critical need for blood donors

Hoxworth just opened a new donor center downtown at 105 E. 4th Street (FOX19 file photo)
Hoxworth just opened a new donor center downtown at 105 E. 4th Street (FOX19 file photo)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Hoxworth Blood Center is making an emergency appeal for Type O blood donors.

Hoxworth is asking all Type O+ and Type O- blood donors make an appointment to donate as soon as possible.

According to the blood center, people are able to donate 24 hours after getting a flu shot as long as they don't have a fever.

Hoxworth just opened a new donor center downtown at 105 E. 4th Street. They also have locations in Anderson, Blue Ash, Clifton, Ft. Mitchell, Mason, Western Hills and near Tri-County Mall.

To make an appointment, call (513) 451-0910 or visit the Hoxworth Blood Center website.

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