Medic Opens New Blood Donation Center

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.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 8173587 -
Gray Television, Inc.