Functions of the umbrella organisation

The central function of the umbrella organisation, Swiss Transfusion SRC, is that of managing blood procurement at the national level, maintaining a national reserve and ensuring the uniformity of policies, methods and instruments across all 11 regional blood transfusion services. Swiss Transfusion SRC is expected to carry out these activities to the standard internationally recognised as the state of the art in the respective fields as cost-efficiently as possible.

Image: An important task of the umbrella organisation is to ensure the uniformity of policies and methods.