Now that you’ve become an Americord Client, we encourage you to share your decision and experience with others. When you refer your friends and family members to Americord’s cord blood banking program you will receive $50 for each client who signs up and they will receive a $50 discount on our service.
The most common question we receive from new Americord clients is, ‘Now what?’ After you make the important decision to bank your babies placenta and cord blood, you still have several important responsibilities.
Keep your contact information current
Americord may have to contact you from time-to-time, so it is important that you keep your contact information current. Login periodically and review your profile information to make sure that we have your current address, phone, email and other relevant contact information.
Inform your medical professions and family members
You decided to bank your baby's stem cells for potential use for medical procedures, some that could be life threatening. There is no need to wait for a medical emergency to let your family and medical professionals know that you have this valuable resource. Planning ahead and informing the right people can prove to be beneficial.
There are several important medical treatments for cord blood today. But there is so much research being done with very hopeful new opportunities for the future. We encourage you to stay informed so you understand the value of your baby's placental and umbilical cord blood. Use your personal medical professional to help you understand the value of any new development.