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Completing the Pretransfusion Testing Requisition

Requests for pretransfusion testing must be processed on a Pretransfusion Testing Requisition- REQ9004TM for all PCUs where a Hospital Information System is not used, during downtime when the Hospital Information System is not available, and for Mobile Collection Service (MCS). Requisitions must be used in conjunction with the Regional Transfusion Identification System (RTSIS) form.

Only red cells may be ordered on this form. For all other components and products, order on form REQ9006TM.

For red cell orders, the following information is required:

  • Number of units (volume for neonatal and pediatric orders)
  • Date of intended transfusion
  • Location of intended transfusion, including site and clinic/patient care unit