What data is collected? - Irish Blood Transfusion Service

What data is collected?

The IBTS collects and processes the following categories of information about its donors      

  • Demographic information
  • Contact information

And the following sensitive categories of information      

  • Medical health information (including test results)       
  • Information in relation to sexual life      
  • Whether the donor has ever committed an offence.

For further details about the information we collect when you come to donate please refer to our Pre-donation donor questionnaire.

Where the donor has joined the International Unrelated Bone Marrow Donor Registry (IUBMR) or our platelet panel we also collect and process      

  • Genetic information