Manitoba has a strong collaborative community supporting safe and appropriate transfusions.  This community includes:

  • Diagnostic Services Manitoba – Transfusion Medicine Section

    • Is responsible for the provision of blood bank and Transfusion Medicine services and the quality of those services
  • Advisory Groups

    • Provincial Transfusion Practice Advisory Committee
    • Technical Resource Group
    • Provincial Nursing Resource Group for Transfusion Practice
  • Transfusion Practice Committees

  • College of Physicians & Surgeons Manitoba

    • Manitoba Quality Assurance Program (MANQAP) http://cpsm.mb.ca/manqap
    • The objective of MANQAP is to establish standards for diagnostic facilities, to investigate and inspect diagnostic facilities for accreditation and to monitor compliance with established standards