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  • Continuing Education Opportunities
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  • Research and Project Opportunities
  • Mentorship Program


What is Patient Blood Management?

PROFESSIONAL DEFINITION: Patient Blood Management (PBM) is the timely application of evidence-based medical and surgical concepts designed to maintain hemoglobin concentration, optimize hemostasis and minimize blood loss in an effort to improve patient outcome.

PUBLIC DESCRIPTION: Patient Blood Management (PBM) is the scientific use of safe and effective medical and surgical techniques designed to prevent anemia and decrease bleeding in an effort to improve patient outcome.

2016 Annual Meeting

September 29 – October, 1 2016
Amway Grand Plaza
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Registration rates increase after August 29.

SABM's Patient Blood Management Awareness Week®

SABM's Patient Blood Mangement Awareness Week is dedicated each year to educate patients and healthcare professions around the world about Patient Blood Mangement.

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PBM CME Videos Now Available Online

SABM® is recognized as the premier provider of professional education on topics of patient blood management. We are proud to offer the most current evidence based online continuing education which supports our mission to improve health outcomes by advancing comprehensive patient blood management practices. The most exciting news is that SABM is offering these educational opportunities at no cost! 

Free Educational Videos

Quality Guide to the Administrative and Clinical Standards for Patient Blood Management Programs

To effectively measure program quality and compliance with standards, SABM is proud to offer a newly published Quality Guide for each of the 12 SABM Standards. This valuable guide is designed to assist those practitioners and institutions that seek to establish a formal organization-wide PBM program to align their quality improvement programs using the framework of the SABM Standards. This guide can be downloaded for a nominal fee of $125 or $100 for members. Click here to purchase.

The Iron Corner

We are a non-profit educational website dedicated to providing information involving the use of iron preparations to treat patients with iron deficient anemia and/ or low iron stores in preparation for surgical procedures.

Click here to visit The Iron Corner

Administrative and Clinical Standards for Patient Blood Management Programs®, 3rd Edition

Click the link above for FREE download.
Contents include: Leadership and Program Structure, Consent Process and Patient Directives, Management of Anemia in Hospitalized Patients and more . . . Order Now!

SABM’s NEW Quarterly Newsletter

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