JPAC Joint United Kingdom (UK) Blood Transfusion and Tissue Transplantation Services Professional Advisory Committee

Welcome to the South West RTC

We aim to make your local RTC web pages the first place you look online for transfusion related information.

Follow the links above the map to find details of audits, forthcoming events, regional contacts, presentations from past training days and other educational resources, local policies, business papers and information about working groups.

If you have material you would like published here please contact Katy Cowan or Jackie McMahon the South West RTC website representatives.


South West RTC Twitter

The South West RTC are now on Twitter - You can catch up with all the latest news by following us @SW_RTC
Thank you to Katy Cowan for all her hard work in organising our Patient Blood Management in Surgery education day which was held on 29 November 2016.

Forthcoming meetings and events

25 January 2017    Midwives Study Day
23 February 2017  SW TP Group Meeting
10 May 2017 SW RTC Meeting
See calendar for venues and times. Contact Jackie McMahon for further information about the education events.

New additions to the website

The following are now available in the RTC Education section:
Presentations from PBM in Surgery, held on 29.11.16
Presentations from Lab. Matters, held on 5.12.16
Flyers/application forms for Mothers, babies and blood (25.01.17) can be accessed via the calendar section

New additions to the website

The following are now available in the RTC Business section:
SWRTC Annual Plan 2016/17
SWRTC Annual Report 2015/16
Minutes and Presentations from the SWRTC meeting held on 11 May 2016.
Regional blood transfusion competency assessment templates for Administration, Pre-Collection, Collection and Sampling are available in the Education Section under Competency Assessments.
Flyers/application forms for Managing Anaemia (14.09.16) and Patient Blood Management in Surgery (29.11.16) can be accessed via the Calendar section