Umbilical cord collection will be performed after collecting cord blood by Obstetrics & Gynaecology doctors. Certainly, the process is absolutely safe and painless for both mother and infant.
How to Collect Umbilical Cord?
Step 1: Cut Umbilical Cord
Cut the cord about 3cm away from the baby.
Step 2: Get Umbilical Cord and Placenta
After collecting cord blood, place cord and placenta on a sterile cotton cloth.
Step 3: Collect Umbilical Cord
Cut the cord of not less than 15cm from the side which connects to the baby with sterile scissors.
Step 4: Call HealthBaby
Unscrew the cap of container, then put the cord into the container aseptically and screw the cap tightly. Put the container into zip-locked bag, seal it and then put the whole bag into umbilical cord cooler(store at 2℃-10℃). Please call HealthBaby hotline for pick up. Cord blood will be immediately processed once arrived the laboratory.