BSSP: Lesotho Blood Transfusion Service

Location: Maseru, Lesotho
Lesotho Blood Transfusion Service (LBTS) is the department of the Ministry of Health, committed to providing all the hospitals in the country with adequate blood and blood products that are effective and as safe as possible, in accordance with set national and international standards to meet the needs of all the patients whenever needed, in a cost effective manner.

Jembi is currently in the second phase of the implementation of BSIS at the LBTS. The BSSP Implementation team are in Maseru from the 5th – 16th September 2016 to deploy the full BSIS version 1.0 (Donor Management and Blood Management modules combined) and train the LBTS operational qualification (OQ) team on BSIS version 1.0 so that they can begin the service’s OQ of BSIS as well as the amendment of the LBTS standard operating procedures to facilitate the implementation of BSIS.