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Blood Bank 

Available in: Guadalajara y Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco.

Hospital San Javier provides optimal quality and effective transfusion medical services. The hospital has its own blood bank for your convenience.

Should you need any blood transfusion, you must bring a donor for each blood derivative requested. This vital fluid, such as blood, may be voluntarily donated by a family member or friend.



Basic requirements:

  • Suitable donor (excellent health condition).
  • 5-hour fast.
  • Pass medical test.
  • Pass prior laboratory indicators.
  • Regardless of results, the physician will decide whether or not donor is suitable for donation.

Services and benefits:

  • No extra charge for service during weekends or evenings.
  • Professional and hospitable staff.
  • State-of-the-art medical technology.
  • All units are leukoreduced (transfusion reactions are reduced).
  • Apheresis procedures (platelet-apheresis and plasma-apheresis).


Refreshment (fluids and solids) is provided after the donation. In addition, general instructions are given to donor for recovery (no exercise, drink plenty of fluids, no alcohol, among others).

 Contact and business hours:

Guadalajara, Jalisco.

Monday to Saturday from 8:00 to 20:00 hours; Sundays from 9:00 to 13:00 hours. Should you need the service out of these times, please call: 36 69 02 22 extensions 1771, 1772 y 1773.

Dra. Delia Godoy Martínez
Head of Blood Bank

Dr. César Borjas Gutiérrez
Sanitary Officer Responsible

Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco.

Direct Telephone: 01 (33) 293 1500