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Hot Topics in Health Care for Youth Webinar Series: Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: What is it and how can it be prevented?
Central East ATTC

Event Type: Educational Event
What: Every 25 minutes, a baby is born suffering from opioid withdrawal. Maternal opioid use and neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is dramatically increasing, by nearly five-fold since 2000, providing newborns with greater likelihood of birthweight, respiratory complications, and other critical health conditions. (NIH, 2017). This webinar will describe, review screening and treatment recommendations, and showcase select health programs for managing NAS. ** ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: ** This is the first of a four-part webinar series. Check back for information on the remaining webinars
When: 9/19/2017;  12:00 PM To 3:00 PM
Where: This is a distance event.
For more information, contact: Ninette Powell - CEATTC
Phone: 240-645-1145
Registration: Go to
Cost: Free
Regional Office (Region III) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Mid-Atlantic Training Collaborative for Health and Human Services (MATCHHS)
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