Purpose and Goal: CNEP #2063

  • Learn about using placental or umbilical cord blood for labs.
  • Learn about the complications of iatrogenic NICU blood loss.

None of the planners, faculty or content specialists has any conflict of interest or will be presenting any off-label product use. This presentation has no commercial support or sponsorship, nor is it co-sponsored.

Requirements for Successful Completion

  • Successfully complete the post-test.
  • Complete the evaluation form.


  • June 2017 – June 2019

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the benefits of using placental or umbilical cord blood.
  • Describe the risk factors for using neonatal blood for NICU labs.
  • Describe the method used to collect placental or umbilical cord blood.

Read the Brief: Using Placental or Umbilical Cord Blood for NICU Admission Labs

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