State Blood Transfusion Council is committed to provide adequate, safe and quality blood and blood components to meet the needs of the general public in the State. It aims to achieve 100% collection of blood from voluntary, non-remunerated donors and also enhance the rational usage of blood and blood components.
TANSACS supports 87 blood banks which are functioning in Government Hospitals and Medical Colleges in the state. At present there are 15 component separation units.
Mobile Blood Collection Units
To facilitate the blood donation activity we have three mobile Blood collection buses and 17 blood collection transportation vans. The mobile buses are attached to Govt Kilpauk Medical College Hospital and Government Rajiv Gandhi General Hospital at Chennai and Govt Rajaji Hospital at Madurai