To support the major function necessary to implement the National Blood Services Act of 1994 (R.A 7719), The National Blood Bank Network System (NBBNetS) was developed under the supervision of Department of Health (DOH) - Knowledge Management and Information Technology Service (KMITS) and National Voluntary Blood Service Program (NVBSP).
NBBNetS is the system establishes a centralized database of donor's profile, which can be accessed by authorized blood collection units under the National Voluntary Blood Services Program (NVBSP), anytime and anywhere. It promotes effective management of Data/Information and streamlines the processes involved from Donor Recruitment, Donor Retention, Blood Collection, Blood Dispensing and Generation of Reports.
Pursuant to AO No. 2010-0001 dated 06 January 2010 specifically in Section VI, Sub-Section D and Article 7. All Blood Service Facilities (BSF), hospital and non-hospital end user shall subscribe to and utilize the integrated blood bank networking system to facilities traceability of donated blood/blood component and validation of the results and other pertinent information accessible through the database of the National Blood Bank Network System (NBBNetS).
To subscribe, every Blood Service Facility (BSF) will undergo NBBNetS Process Flow (details can be found in the panel below) in order to implement the system within the facility.
Subscription to NBBNetS is FREE of any charge, although Blood Service Facility (BSF) is required to have a stable internet connection and other requirements.
PHASE 1: SUBSCRIPTION
PHASE 2: ASSESSMENT
PHASE 3: TRAINING
PHASE 4: IMPLEMENTATION/ MONITORING
PHASE 5: SUPPORT
Process Assessment within the Blood Service Facility (BSF) usually takes one (1) day. But the transition period for the standardized process depends on the Blood Service Facility (BSF).
Hands on Training within the Blood Service Facility (BSF) usually takes three (3) days. First and Second day is for testing and familiarization of NBBNetS modules (test data) and the third day is for the actual live data.