Transfusion Services
TRANSFUSION REQUEST HIS ORDER CODES

 

COMPONENT

ORDER CODE

COMPONENT CODE

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

COMMENT

Leukocyte Reduced Red Blood Cells

Transfuse (TRCG)
If specimen required, patient >4 months

RBC

-Irradiated

-Washed

-Directed Donor

-Autologous

-Deglycerolized

- Remove Adsol

A Type and Screen specimen is required every three days on patients >4 months old if the patient has been transfused in previous 3 months

Enter # of units, or specific volume

 

Transfuse Order Modification (BBAD)

 

 

Use to modify existing orders

 

Transfuse (Less than 4 months) (UXM) If patient <4 months old, with initial workup done on current admission

 

-Irradiated

-Washed

-Directed Donor

- Remove Adsol

Enter # of units, or specific volume

Platelets

Transfuse Platelets (TPLT)


PLTS

- Irradiated

- Washed

- PLAI – negative

- volume reduced

- Crossmatched

- HLA matched

Enter # of units, or specific volume for patients <10 Kg

Granulocytes

Transfuse (TRCG)

If specimen required, patient >4 months

GPH (White cell pheresis)

BU (Buffy)

-CMV negative

A current Type and Screen specimen is required.

All granulocytes must be irradiated prior to issue

Transfuse (Less than 4 months)

 (UXM) If patient <4 months old, with initial workup done on current admission

 

 

Enter specific volume

Fresh Frozen Plasma/Frozen Plasma

Transfuse FFP (TFFP)

FFP

-Specify if Directed Donor

Enter # of units, or specific volume for patients <20 Kg

Cryoprecipitate

Transfuse Cryo

(TCRY)

CRY

-Specify if Directed Donor

Enter # of units, NOT # of mL’s

Pre-operative Blood Product Order

Blood Products on Hold

(UNITS)

RBC
PLTS
FFP
CRY

-Specify number of units for each product & special instructions

See comments under RBC, PLTS, FFP, CRYO

 

Blood Bank Referred Testing

(BBRT)

 

 

Use to order additional patient specimen

Tissues (bone, tendons, putty’s)

Order Tissue (OTIS) for bone and tendons

 

Order Manufactured Tissues (OMTIS) for putty

 

-Specify tissue product size/quantity