Setting up the Resus-A-Cradle:
 

  1.  Place a receiving blanket or disposable pad on the Resus-A-Cradle.  

  2. Place a sheet of thermal plastic (Saran Wrap) on the receiving blanket.

  3. Place a second recieving blanket on top of thermal plastic.

  4. Layer your heating pad and additional receiving blankets on top as you normally would.  

  5. Place necessary resuscitation equipment with the Cradle.

  6. Close the Case to help retain heat and to preheat blankets for every birth while still having everything ready for the unexpected.

  7. Just prior to the birth, remove the Cradle from the case and place near the mother