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Screening blood donors to prevent Zika Virus Disease (Updated on 16/10/2017)

In association with active Zika virus transmission, the Hong Kong Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service has put new screening guidelines in place. Anyone who has resided in or visited any of following countries which are affected by Zika Virus Disease will be deferred from blood donation at least 28 days from the date he/she departed from the affected areas.

 

 

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