Blood banks have been running dangerouly low on supply. Michelle Valles reported on NBC4 News on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021.
Along with ICU bed shortages, another problem hospitals are facing in the pandemic — a problem that already existed pre-pandemic and has since worsened — is a blood shortage. Nationwide, blood shortages are common after the holidays – it’s part of the reason every January is National Blood Donor month. But this year, it’s particularly severe as we face another...