Farragut, Knox County (WVLT) - You now have another choice in where you can give blood.
Monday morning, Medic Regional Blood Center opened its first satellite blood collection center in Farragut.
The new location is a full-service center that accepts whole blood donors and all blood types, but it will specialize in collecting platelet, A-B plasma and red blood cells.
The center is located at 11000 Kingston Pike.
Medic provides blood to 28 hospitals in 21 East Tennessee counties as well as Bell County, Kentucky.