Mission, Vision and Values

Lifesaving Mission

As one of the most preeminent and comprehensive blood centers in the world, New York Blood Center operates under a four-part mission. Specifically, NYBC exists:

  • To provide the highest quality blood and stem cell products and related medical and consultative services to hospitals and patients primarily in the greater New York metropolitan area
  • To conduct the highest quality, novel and innovative research in the fields of hematology, blood banking and transfusion medicine, and cellular therapies, thus advancing these fields and positively impacting the public health
  • To develop products, technologies, and services in the fields of hematology, blood banking, and transfusion medicine and cellular therapies, with the potential to have worldwide humanitarian impact
  • To train the next generation of leaders in each of these fields

Inspiring Vision / Enduring Values

Accomplishing its mission through development of a critical mass of outstanding and dedicated individuals, either directly or through strategic partnerships, NYBC will continue its legacy of being recognized worldwide as a comprehensive center of excellence. With an unwavering commitment to excellence, quality, service, innovation, and leadership in every area, NYBC embraces and values the highest ethical, humanitarian, medical, and scientific standards including compassion, respect, integrity, and caring for all people, including the donor and patient, and the acquisition, sharing, and application of knowledge, thus fostering a corporate and civic culture to continually earn and maintain public trust.

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