The guest on this episode of All About Nashville is Sherri McKinney, Regional Communications Director for American Red Cross Tennessee Region. The American Red Cross is facing a national blood crisis – its worst blood shortage in over a decade, posing a concerning risk to patient care. Amid this crisis, doctors have been forced to make difficult decisions about who receives blood transfusions and who will need to wait until more products become available. Blood and platelet donations are critically needed to help prevent further delays in vital medical treatments. Hear about what blood types are in most dire need as well as where and how easy and safe it is to donate.