What about starting the semester with a good deed? A blood donation is organized in the campus

25. February 2019. 09:15
The University of Miskolc will host a blood donation in the last week of February. In the article bellow, you can find all the necessary details if you are willing to contribute.



Written by Alina Girnet, 1st year SH fellow student, alina.girnet(at)gmail.com



When and where?


The event will take place during the last week of this month:


  • Monday, February 25, from 10-14 at the main entrance (glass building with the fountain)
  • Tuesday, February 26, from 14-18 at the Uni-Hotel
  • Wednesday, February 27, from 10-14 at dormitory E/1
  • Thursday, February 28 from 14-18, at the Galéria entrance, building A/1 


 What takes place when a blood donation is made?


1. You register by providing your personal data, and fill out a questionnaire about your health status.

2. You need to consume 0.5 l of liquid to replace the fluid that will be donated.

3. A laboratory and medical exam follows.

4. You comfortably lie down on a blood collection bed, and then blood is drawn into a sterile bag.

5. You are given 5 to 10 minutes of rest.


What documents you need to take with you when you go to make a blood donation?


- An official card with a facial photo of the donor (identity card, passport, driver's license, or student ID)

- A Hungarian address card

- A Hungarian (TAJ kártya) or a European health card or a health card issued by the NEA (Nemzeti Egészségbiztosítási Alapkezelő)


Those donating blood receive a 0.5 liter bottle of mineral water, a Neapolitan biscuit, and an “Erzsébet” voucher worth 500 Hungarian forints that can only be used to buy food.