Children's Hospital Colorado

Blood Types Needed at Children's Hospital Colorado

The rarest blood type is one that is not available when a child needs it. That is why it is so important that Children's Hospital Colorado have donors available who represent all of the four blood types: O, A, B, AB.

Infographic about transfusions for different blood types. Red blood cell transfusions: O can be used for any blood type, A for A and AB, B for B and AB, AB for only AB. Platelet transfusions: O can only be used for O, A for O and A, B for O and B, AB for any blood type.

Contact Info

Blood Donor Center
Phone: 720-777-5398
Fax: 720-777-7255