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State Strategies to Address Opioid Use Disorder Among Pregnant and Postpartum Women and Infants Prenatally Exposed to Substances, Including Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Description
Identifies state strategies to improve outcomes for pregnant and postpartum women with opioid use disorder and infants prenatally exposed to substances, including opioids. Discusses strategies focused on access to and coordination of quality services, including approaches such as telemedicine that are useful in rural areas. Also discusses strategies related to provider awareness and training and other topics.
Author(s)
Charlan D. Kroelinger, Marion E. Rice, Shanna Cox, et al.
Citation
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 68(36), 777-783
Date
09/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Access · Children and youth · Health workforce education and training · Illicit drug use · Policy · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Prescription drug abuse · Telehealth · Women