Double Red Cell Donor Requirements

To be a Double Red Cell donor, donors must meet the following criteria:

·       Have an easy accessible vein that can support an automated "machine" procedure

·       Meet minimum hemoglobin requirements

·       Meet total blood volume requirements based on gender height and weight (requirement will be evaluated by staff)

To be a double red cell donor on bloodmobiles, donors must meet the following criteria:

·       Have an easy accessible vein that can support an automated "machine" procedure

·       Meet minimum hemoglobin requirements

·       Meet minimum requirements for height and weight based on gender



Height Weight (lbs)
Male 5'1" 132
Female 5'5" 152