• The Red Cross emphasizes that donating blood is a safe process and people should not hesitate to give or receive blood. (teamster.org)
  • Suburban Propane, official national sponsor of the American Red Cross Summer campaign, encourages you to help save lives this summer by donating blood or platelets! (suburbanpropane.com)
  • Contact American Red Cross with any questions at 1-800-RED CROSS or redcrossblood.org. (firelands.com)
  • To make an appointment to donate blood visit RedCrossBlood.org , download the Red Cross B lood Donor App, or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). (teamster.org)
  • To schedule an appointment to donate, visit redcrossblood.org or call 800-RED CROSS (800-733-2767). (ocregister.com)
  • Call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or find a blood drive near you. (suburbanpropane.com)
  • [4] The Canadian Red Cross Society Act (1909) legally established the Red Cross as the corporate body in Canada responsible for providing volunteer aid in accordance with the Geneva Conventions . (wikipedia.org)
  • From Business: Established in 1881 by Clara Barton, the American Red Cross is one of the premier emergency response organizations worldwide. (yellowpages.com)
  • Founded in 1881 by leader Clara Barton, the Red Cross is a leader in emergency response all over the globe. (bluemountain.com)
  • Clara Barton brought the idea of the Red Cross to Washington D.C. after a trip to Europe following the Civil War. (bluemountain.com)
  • Founded in 1881, the American Red Cross works to help make families, communities and workplaces safer, provide relief to victims of disasters and help prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. (osha.gov)
  • She and a group of associates founded the American Red Cross in 1881. (money.org)
  • In 2017 the Red Cross provided food, shelter and medicine to asylum seekers crossing the border into Canada from the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Croix-Rouge canadienne ) is a Canadian humanitarian charitable organization , and one of 190 national Red Cross and Red Crescent societies. (wikipedia.org)
  • World War I inspired a fascinating array of medallic art and popular subject was the Red Cross - a worldwide organization that played a critical humanitarian role in the war and is still relevant today. (money.org)
  • In recognition of the Red Cross resuscitation program and long-standing involvement and support of EMS education, the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) named the organization to its Board of Directors. (ems1.com)
  • A humanitarian is someone who portrays humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service and unity, according to the International Red Cross Movement, an umbrella organization of the American Red Cross South Florida Region. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • Mr. Sacco truly embodies the humanitarian principles that drive our organization," said Sam Tidwell, CEO of the American Red Cross South Florida Region. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • For nearly a century, the American Red Cross South Florida Region, a non-profit humanitarian organization, has helped families and individuals prevent, prepare for, and respond to disasters. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee's professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment. (localjobnetwork.com)
  • According to the Red Cross, a blood shortage could impact patients who need surgery, victims of car accidents and other emergencies, or patients suffering from cancer. (teamster.org)
  • Residents can help ease a national blood shortage by donating at one of many drives throughout Orange County this month, American Red Cross officials said Thursday, July 6. (ocregister.com)
  • The American Red Cross has a severe winter blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to make a donation appointment now and help save patient lives. (wordpress.com)
  • Red Cross employees follow strict safety procedures, including wearing gloves and changing them often, wiping down all donor-touched surfaces and equipment, and preparing the arm for donation with an aseptic scrub. (teamster.org)
  • The society, through the international network of the Red Cross, helps the world's vulnerable populations, including victims of armed conflicts and communities destroyed by disasters. (wikipedia.org)
  • Throughout its history, the Red Cross in Connecticut has provided comfort, help and hope to local families affected by fires, hurricanes, winter storms, floods and other disasters. (americantowns.com)
  • It has been an incredibly busy time for the Red Cross with thousands of disaster workers responding to help people whose lives were turned upside down by wildfires, hurricanes and other disasters," said Jill Orton, Region Executive for the Nebraska-Iowa Region of the Red Cross. (1049maxcountry.com)
  • Please consider becoming a Red Cross volunteer, donating to help people affected by disasters, or giving blood today. (1049maxcountry.com)
  • Besides volunteering, those wishing to help people affected by disasters like wildfires, storms and countless other crises can make a gift to Red Cross Disaster Relief. (1049maxcountry.com)
  • Financial gifts enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from disasters big and small. (1049maxcountry.com)
  • OTTAWA, Oct. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Canadian Red Cross has launched a nationwide recruitment campaign seeking Canadians who want to make a difference during the COVID-19 pandemic, and beyond. (lelezard.com)
  • OMAHA, NEBRASKA - SEPTEMBER 16, 2020 - Trained American Red Cross disaster workers are working 24-7 to help people whose lives have been uprooted by wildfires, hurricanes and a derecho. (1049maxcountry.com)
  • The Red Cross encourages eligible individuals to give blood or platelets to help ensure a sufficient blood supply. (1049maxcountry.com)
  • Today, the American Red Cross helps Connecticut residents prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies with services provided by small paid staff and a corps of more than 3,000 volunteers. (americantowns.com)
  • Since the Alliance began in 2005, OSHA and the American Red Cross have worked together to develop four webcasts devoted to their mutual goals in occupational safety and health: "Bloodborne Pathogens - What You Need to Know to Prevent Disease Transmission in the Workplace," "Is Your Worksite Prepared for Emergencies? (osha.gov)
  • We invite you to help change that by supporting the Red Cross mission of preventing and alleviating human suffering in the face of emergencies. (suburbanpropane.com)
  • The Canadian Red Cross is well-positioned to provide assistance in LTC with expertise led by its Global Health Unit, a team of medical experts who have experience responding to emergencies around the world. (lelezard.com)
  • The agency became the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in 1863. (money.org)
  • The ICRC encouraged the creation of national Red Cross societies, today known as the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. (money.org)
  • Red Cross efforts were invaluable during World War I. The ICRC stablished the International Prisoners-of-War Agency that was responsible for arranging the exchange of over 200,000 POWs, gathering records on millions of prisoners, and transferring mail, money and aid packages. (money.org)
  • Jobs at ICRC: Red Cross job vacancies in Africa & careers at Red Cross. (advance-africa.com)
  • The Red Cross entered into preparedness training in the 1920s, adding first aid, water safety and Junior Red Cross programs. (americantowns.com)
  • The Red Cross looks forward to expanding our relationship over the next two years as we continue to promote workplace safety and preparedness," said Scott Conner, Senior Vice President, Preparedness and Health Safety Services for the American Red Cross. (osha.gov)
  • The American Red Cross is one of the most widely recognized aid and preparedness organizations in the world. (bluemountain.com)
  • Preparation is one of the important educational promotions of the Red Cross, and the group recommends being prepared with an Emergency Preparedness Kit. (bluemountain.com)
  • For more preparedness tips and info on how you can support your local American Red Cross chapter, visit http://www.redcross.org . (bluemountain.com)
  • [3] Canadian Red Cross staff and volunteers are guided by the seven fundamental principles of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement: humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity, and universality. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Red Cross Society trains volunteers in emergency response, disaster response, and disaster assistance, and provides injury prevention services such as outdoor activities safety and first aid training. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Red Cross offers a range of community support services that provide daily supports to older adults, vulnerable people, and their caregivers. (wikipedia.org)
  • [15] The Red Cross also provides services to homeless people during extreme weather. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the war, the Red Cross began supplying the armed services with blood plasma. (americantowns.com)
  • Washington, D.C., March 5, 2019 -The American Red Cross continues to build momentum after announcing its market entry for resuscitation education last month by facilitating the organization's first advanced resuscitation courses to medical professionals at the Uniformed Services University. (ems1.com)
  • Our resuscitation education will enable the learner to act, make the correct decisions, and improve team dynamics and the patient experience whether in the hospital or the field," added David Markenson, MD, the newly-appointed Chief Medical Officer for the Training Services division of the American Red Cross. (ems1.com)
  • Red Cross personnel is currently providing essential personal care services and assisting with daily living activities of seniors residing in LTC. (lelezard.com)
  • The American Red Cross South Florida Region offers health and safety programs, and international disaster relief, and armed forces emergency services to the residents of Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • The American Red Cross has reported that tens of thousands of much-need blood donations have gone uncollected as organizations and businesses that hold blood drives have temporarily closed during this pandemic. (teamster.org)
  • The American Red Cross is asking for blood and platelet donations to make up for a summer shortfall. (ocregister.com)
  • Volunteers from Canadian Red Cross assemble packages for prisoners of war during the Second World War . (wikipedia.org)
  • The American Red Cross, through its strong network of volunteers, donors and partners, is always there in times of need. (askjan.org)
  • Teamsters members are critical to health care, working in hospitals, nursing homes and health care facilities, including the American Red Cross, where over 1,300 Teamsters are employed. (teamster.org)
  • OSHA representatives have also given presentations on OSHA regulations and standards, including ergonomics, bloodborne pathogens, first aid and fire prevention at numerous chapter meetings of the American Red Cross throughout the United States. (osha.gov)
  • The Red Cross anticipates the need for assistance to increase across sectors as the pandemic persists and communities across the country are experiencing second waves of the virus. (lelezard.com)
  • With many communities across the country experiencing a second wave of the pandemic, the Red Cross is well positioned to provide assistance in long-term care homes and beyond. (lelezard.com)
  • The Canadian Red Cross has played a significant role in Canada's response to the global pandemic and has been there from the beginning when it provided support to returning travellers under quarantine in Trenton and Cornwall. (lelezard.com)
  • I am proud to see the wide variety of educational opportunities our joint efforts have made possible in the past three years, from OSHA lectures at local Red Cross chapters to the nationally broadcasted webcasts produced through the Alliance. (osha.gov)
  • Americans contributed $400 million in funds and material to support Red Cross programs such as staffing hospitals and ambulance companies, and recruiting 20,000 nurses to serve in the military. (money.org)
  • As part of the Red Cross Resuscitation Suite™ education programs, Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Life Support (ALS) are based on an innovative new educational approach that combines flexibility with current science to offer a scientifically equivalent and educationally superior curriculum. (ems1.com)
  • The Red Cross continues to work in support of the federal and provincial governments, and is coordinating with local authorities, public health officials, and others as needed to address emerging needs. (lelezard.com)
  • In addition, the Red Cross continues to support LTC homes in Quebec where teams have been organizing and delivering personal protective equipment and prevention of disease transmission training, offering technical advice on epidemic prevention and control, as well as providing components of its field hospital to use. (lelezard.com)
  • HOLLYWOOD, Fla.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- The American Red Cross South Florida Region has chosen a healthcare leader and visionary for recognition as the 2012 Humanitarian of the Year, honoring Memorial Healthcare System President and Chief Executive Officer Frank V. Sacco. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • The Humanitarian Award is considered one of the most prestigious honors presented by the American Red Cross and has been bestowed to leaders in South Florida since 1992. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • The current Secretary General and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Red Cross is Conrad Sauvé. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Red Cross was established in the fall of 1896 as an affiliate of the British Red Cross Society (then known as the National Society for Aid to the Sick and Wounded in War). (wikipedia.org)
  • The first international activity of the Canadian Red Cross was treating the sick and wounded in South Africa during the Boer War. (wikipedia.org)
  • For many years the Canadian Red Cross was responsible for collecting human blood from donors for medical use. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Red Cross had its centennial celebration in May 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Red Cross provides assistance to Canadians experiencing an emergency or disaster. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Red Cross is hiring for a variety of roles as it continues to build care teams to work in many areas across the country. (lelezard.com)
  • the Canadian Red Cross is dedicated to improving the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and throughout the world. (lelezard.com)
  • During World War I, Red Cross work included production of clothing, comfort items and bandages for the armed forces. (americantowns.com)
  • OSHA is pleased to continue to work with the American Red Cross to further the cause of safety and health," said Edwin G. Foulke, Jr., Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA. (osha.gov)
  • She was inspired by the Swiss-inspired international Red Cross network there and felt that it was imperative that the work continue in the U.S. (bluemountain.com)
  • The Red Cross is asking people who are able to make a significant impact by becoming a Red Cross volunteer today. (1049maxcountry.com)
  • During the last three years the American Red Cross and OSHA Alliance has benefited thousands of employers and employees through our co-sponsored educational activities both at the national and local community level. (osha.gov)
  • Before coming to the Red Cross Blood Bank Chiang Mai or your local temporary Blood Donation Centre please read these criteria and don't waste your trip. (chiangmaiambassador.com)
  • All that are healthy should occasionally make a donation of blood to the Red Cross. (money.org)
  • Review the most urgently needed volunteer positions at redcross.org/volunteertoday . (1049maxcountry.com)