Mar 30 2012

5 reasons to choose Americord over Viacord or CBR for banking cord blood and cord tissue banking

Posted by Martin Smithmyer

Americord Puts Quality First.
• Americord’s commitment to providing superior quality is backed by a $90,000 guarantee.
• We are registered with the FDA, and use an AABB accredited laboratory which has been storing cord blood safety since 1997.
• We use the only commercially available sterile-exterior, FDA-approved cord blood bags that are suitable for C-Sections without adaptors.
• We use the fastest medical couriers in the US to transport stem cells to our laboratory.
• Our Medical Director, is a leading hematologist and FDA Pediatrics Advisory Committee member, prior Executive Medical Director at ViaCord, and one of the architects of the cord blood stem cell guidelines for NY State Department of Health.

Americord is committed to research and development.
• We are pioneering CordAdvantage, a better way to get more stem cells from the placenta.
• We are partnered with leading institutions to develop new technologies for those who need them most.
• We reimburse the full cost of cord blood processing and storage should it be required by your child for use in a clinical trial.

Americord is a stable and growing company that you can rely on.
• We have zero debt.
• Our revenues are increasing by approximately 20% month over month.

Americord does not sell or use genetic information.
• Americord is an independent firm.
• We do not have any parent company or private equity firm influencing the quality of our services or mining patient medical data.

Americord has the best quality and follows all of the best practices for cord blood and cord tissue collection and storage, including the FDA, the AABB, state and federal guidelines and applicable licenses. We use the only commercially available FDA approved sterile exterior cord blood bag that is on the market and the fastest medical courier.

Check out how our costs compare with CBR or Viacord or the others

Ready to enroll? Just call 866-503-6005 or sign up online.

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