Opioids

The number of infants born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) has grown

Helping Moms and Babies in the Midst of the Opioid Crisis

This crisis led to the development and adoption of a new model of care at CHaD and at the Special Care Nursery at CMC for newborns exposed to opioids before birth.

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Bonny Whalen, MD, with patient and her baby.

CHaD Research Improves Outcomes, Lowers Costs for NAS Babies

A Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD) team has written an article for Pediatrics about the development and adoption of a new model of care for newborns exposed to opioids before birth.

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Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Perinatal Addiction Treatment Program receives a grant

D-H Perinatal Addiction Treatment Program Receives Grant

The Perinatal Addiction Treatment Program was awarded a New England March of Dimes Quality Improvement Grant to improve quality and safety of care to pregnant women with substance use disorders.

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