Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

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What Can Be Done?
        1. Parents: 
          1. Take Only As Directed
          2. Count It, Lock It, Drop It (contact us if you need a medication lock box to protect your children)
          3. Dispose of unused medications - Collection sites
        2. Physicians:
          1. Use Tennessee Chronic Pain Guidelines (contact us if you need a paper copy)
          2. SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment)
          3. Promote voluntary long-acting reversible contraceptives (VLARCs): 
            1. Intrauterine devices
            2. Subdermal implant

MEPHECC NAS in TN Thomas-Warren




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