Trivandrum: Dr. Shashi Tharoor inaugurated Muthoot Pappachan Group’s Life Blood Directory Portal (muthootlifeblood.com) and Helpdesk facility here today. In a welcome sign, he also handed over his consent letter to Thomas John Muthoot, CMD, Muthoot Pappachan Group for blood donation.
The Muthoot Pappachan Life Blood Directory organized by Muthoot Pappachan Foundation is now live with its Portal and Help Desk. It is for the first time that such a help desk facility is being organized with a country wide reach. Functional from June 14, 2013, all branches of the Muthoot Pappachan Group (over 3,600) will be equipped to support the donor management process.
The piloting of the Directory commenced on October 1, 2012 observing the National Voluntary Blood Donation Day, by opening up the Directory through the Muthoot Fincorp branches in Kerala. Any willing person can voluntarily join the Directory by signing in the consent form at any Muthoot Fincorp branch. Within this short span of the piloting phase, more than 30,000 people have registered in the Directory at the local branches of Muthoot Fincorp. Most of the Group Company staffs are also members of the Directory. More than 100 donations were done through the Directory.
Entering into the second phase of the process, where the system is supported by a portal for the Muthoot Fincorp branches to register new Donors to the Directory as well as posting blood requests from any part of India. The requests will be processed at a centrally coordinated Help Desk. The Donor Management is done at the help desk and confirmation from prospective Donors based on the required units and location will be intimated to the patient’s relatives at the earliest.
Any person can register in the Directory by just walking into any of the nearest Muthoot Fincorp branch and providing their personal information and signing the consent form. Also they can access the portal to locate nearest Muthoot Fincorp branches for both registering in the Directory as well as for placing request for blood in case of emergency for their near and dear ones.
Muthoot Pappachan Foundation is the CSR arm of Muthoot Pappachan Group, a Kerala based diversified corporate conglomerate.
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