A Simple Guide to
CORD BLOOD BANKING
For Surrogacy Intended Parents
Call & set up an appointment with one of StemCyte cord blood educator to enroll. The intended parents pay for the service and have exclusive rights to the stem cells.
SIGN THE ENROLLMENT
Review then fill-out and sign the storage enrollment forms.
NOTIFY SURROGATE AGENCY
The agency can help facilitate coordination between the cord blood agency, parents, and surrogate as needed.
GESTATIONAL SURROGATE SIGN THE CONSENT
The gestational surrogate must provide consent for the collection of her blood sample to test for infectious diseases.
RECEIVING THE KIT
We will ship out the collection kit to the gestational surrogate.
INFORM THE DOCTOR
Remind surrogate to advice her OB-GYN or midwife about your plan to save the cord blood and tissue so they are aware of it.