Let’s Not Go Back to Normal
The Essential Role of Patient Blood Management
Presented by Accumen, AABB, and SABM

April 28, 2021

Webinar Details


  • Registered Attendees: 155
  • Attendee Types: 40%+ Director, Manager level, or Transfusion Safety Officer


  • Joseph Thomas BSN, RN, Vice President/General Manager, Patient Blood Management, Accumen


  • Dr. Claudia Cohn, Associate Professor, Department of Lab Medicine and Pathology
    Director, Blood Bank
    Associate Director, Clinical Labs
    , University of Minnesota
  • Dr. Matthew Warner, Associate Professor, Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Co-Director for Patient Blood Management (PBM)
    , Mayo Clinic in Minnesota

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the response of hospitals and healthcare systems to changes in blood component availability secondary to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
  • Summarize the application of innovative clinical and operational strategies in delivering safe patient care in times of critical blood shortages.
  • Discuss the importance that optimal multidisciplinary Patient Blood Management modalities played in maintaining essential hospital capabilities during the Pandemic.
  • Identify necessary steps to make comprehensive PBM the standard of care in the US healthcare system, in times of crisis and beyond.

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