Demand for convalescent plasma intensifies

The Red Cross is currently distributing convalescent plasma faster than it can collect these special products resulting in an emergency shortage of this potentially lifesaving treatment. The Red Cross is seeking people who are fully recovered from COVID-19 to give plasma to help current patients who are seriously ill or at high risk of serious illness.

You may qualify if you:

  • Are at least 17 years old and weigh at least 110 lbs.
  • Are in good health and feeling well.
  • Have a verified prior diagnosis of COVID-19.
  • Are fully recovered and symptom-free for at least 14 days, as determined by
  • your medical provider.

If you meet all the criteria above and are willing to help, please fill out the Donor Eligibility Form.