The proposed 3rd edition of Standards for a Patient Blood Management Program is available for public comment from July 26, 2019 until September 24, 2019. A summary of significant changes is provided to facilitate review of the proposed Standards.
After the conclusion of the comment period, the Patient Blood Management Standards Committee will meet to review all comments submitted. The 3rd edition will go into effect on July 1, 2020.
To Comment on the Proposed Standards:
- Submit comments by September 24, 2019 through the fillable form. Users can also submit comments via email to email@example.com
- Include name and postal address/fax number/email address, as appropriate.
- Identify the standard by its number at the beginning of the comments. This identification is especially helpful if you comment on more than one standard.
- Provide alternative wording if you think it would improve the clarity of a standard. If you agree or disagree strongly with a proposed change, please state your reasons or submit data.
Summary of Significant Changes and Proposed Standards for a Patient Blood Management Program, 3rd edition (PDF)