Learn more about the accreditation process, including accreditation phases and expectations, and steps to become accredited.
Facilities may be interested in the following accreditation activities:
*AABB can be the CLIA provider for facilities accredited in these activities.
The Dubai Blood Donation Center is the main blood center in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, supplying blood and components for 46 hospitals in area. The center collects approximately 66,000 units of blood and 5,500 apheresis platelet units each year.
This center is the first AABB-accredited blood center in the United Arab Emirates. It has been accredited by AABB since 2012.
“The AABB accreditation journey provides a clear path in improving our blood transfusion quality and safety. It gave us confidence in our practice and has led to us continuously updating our knowledge and practice. ”
— Dr. May Raouf, Head & Medical Director, Dubai Blood Donation Center