Clinical Guidelines and Forms to Download

Quick link to National Indication Codes for Transfusion

Quick links to British Committee for Standards in Haematology guidelines:

Quick links to RD&E guidelines

National Health Service Blood and Transplant Guidelines


As soon as a patient is identified as requiring SPECIAL BLOOD COMPONENTS (e.g. irradiated, CMV negative, HEV negative, washed, HLA matched, allogeneic bone marrow transplant)  the Blood Transfusion laboratory must be informed  and a notification letter sent urgently to the Blood Transfusion department.


Blood component/product collection form – Please note that all blood components and products should be collected using the BloodTrack pick-up slips (see the electronic blood tracking page). The batch product form in the link below should only be used to collect blood components/products if the electronic blood tracking system is not functioning

Batch product collection form


Anti-D Prophylaxis

Click here to access the RAADP request form