StemCord's FACT-NetCord Accreditation
StemCord is Southeast Asia's first and Singapore's only cord blood bank accredited by FACT-NetCord, the most prestigious international accrediting organisation that is specific for cord blood banks.
The FACT-NetCord accreditation for Cord Blood Collection, Processing, Testing, Banking, Selection and Release which StemCord received on 10 January 2011 confirms StemCord's firm reputation as a:
- Leader in the cord blood industry; and as a
- Company managed by medical professionals, constantly striving to achieve the highest international standard and quality of care and service for cord blood bank programmes.
Importance and Reliability of FACT-NetCord Accreditation
- FACT-NetCord is the most prestigious accrediting organisation that addresses all quality aspects of cellular therapy treatments: clinical care, donor management, cell collection, cell processing, cell storage and banking, cell transportation, cell administration, cell selection and cell release.
- FACT-NetCord Standards are defined by international teams of world-renowned experts in the field of cellular therapy and are updated regularly through the collaboration and input of researchers and innovators who are responsible for advancing the field. Input from the wider transplant community and the public is actively sought.
- FACT-NetCord accredited organisations not only meet, but also exceed all standards expected by cellular therapy health professionals and all regulations set by government bodies.
Why Choose a FACT-NetCord Accredited Cord Blood Bank?
Banking your baby's cord blood is a long-term commitment and it is important to bank with a cord blood bank of the highest quality standards. The accreditation of a cord blood bank by FACT-NetCord inspires confidence in patients and doctors that the cord blood units are of high quality and ensures desirable outcomes for patients. FACT-NetCord is the only accrediting agency that addresses all quality aspects of cord blood collection, processing, testing, banking, selection and release.
FACT-NetCord is the most prestigious international accrediting organisation and this is exemplified by the few cord blood banks that have received this accreditation.
StemCord voluntarily sought FACT-NetCord accreditation and went through a rigorous process, as we believe that quality care and practices are of paramount importance. StemCord continues to maintain FACT-NetCord accreditation so as to provide the highest quality services and cellular therapy products to patients and healthcare providers.