AABB's National Blood Exchange (NBE) is a nationwide resource sharing program coordinating the distribution of blood products to meet demand across the US.
units of blood and blood components moved each year
network blood centers and hospitals
With one call, email, or text, to the NBE team we can assist with your supply challenges and assist in making critical decisions in your blood supply management. Streamlined cloud-based account platform, with secure multi-user access for buyers and sellers.
NBE arranges shipments from AABB-Accredited blood facilities. From 24/7 emergency support to long term supply agreements, NBE can offer a solution that fits your needs.
NBE provides our members with up-to-date intelligence on supply trends and market developments to help keep your operations running smoothly.
“The NBE gives us access to the nationwide blood supply. This helps our hospital coordinate products during times of increased usage and local shortages that can be caused by weather, flu or local disasters. The NBE online centralized billing system provides one statement for the month detailing all transactions.”
— Boston Medical Center
“We’ve always used NBE as a vehicle to distribute our excess units and they are a great partner. This time we needed them to help us import some units, and they did a great job helping us find blood quickly and at a price we could work with.”
— Blood Center Customer