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Blood donors in Tehran enjoy the first blood donation appointment app

An application of online appointment management system for Tehrani blood donors was introduced during a ceremony held on the occasion of the National Blood Transfusion Day, July 31.

The managing director of IBTO, the head of Tehran Blood Transfusion Center, Seyyed Morteza Tabatabaei, and the director of the Iranian Red Crescent Society, Ali Asghar Peyvandi, attended the ceremony.

Fortunately, the application provides facilities for blood donors to find the best time for going to blood transfusion centers, Tabatabaei said.

Developed by Iranian engineers, the app covers three blood transfusion centers in Tehran in its first phase and two other centers will be added soon, he said.