Why Are Surrogate's Screened?
Surrogates assume an incredible responsibility and provide Intended Parents with one of life’s most precious gifts. Thorough screening protects Surrogates, Intended Parents and Surrogacy Agencies in a number of ways:
The Screening Process helps educate each prospective Surrogate understand the process and determine if she is ready to commit to carrying a baby for an Intended Parent.
The Screening Process also helps to find out if each prospective Surrogate is healthy enough for surrogacy.
The Screening Process helps to determine if each prospective Surrogate is emotionally ready for surrogacy. and has the family support she needs.
How Are Surrogate's Screened?
A review of Surrogate's medical and social history, a pap smear and physical exam and an infectious disease screening and additional bloodwork.