Transfusion Practice Committees (TPC) are required by standard in both the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB), Canadian Standards Association (CSA) and College of American Pathologists (CAP) as well as in the Krever Report.

The mission of the TPCs are to promote the safe, effective and rational use of blood products within their facility or Health Authority.  Membership includes Transfusion Medicine Physicians, Blood Bank Technical Personnel, Clinicians (Physicians and Nurses), Blood Conservation Personnel, Quality/Safety Personnel and Canadian Blood Services.

Manitoba Transfusion Practices Committees:

  • Provincial Transfusion Practice Advisory Committee
  • Interlake Eastern Regional Health Authority
  • Northern Regional Health Authority
  • Prairie Mountain Regional Health Authority
  • Southern Regional Health Authority
  • Health Sciences Centre
  • St. Boniface General Hospital
  • WRHA Community