Rockland County Neonatal abstinence syndrome crude rate per 1,000 newborn discharges (any diagnosis)

Rockland County Neonatal abstinence syndrome crude rate per 1,000 newborn discharges (any diagnosis)

Rockland County Neonatal abstinence syndrome crude rate per 1,000 newborn discharges (any diagnosis)

  Crude Rate
Year Single Year 3-Year Average NYS exc. NYC
2005 s 1.7
2006 s 0.5* 1.9
2007 s 0.5* 2.4
2008 s 0.9 3.0
2009 1.6* 1.1 3.4
2010 s 1.0 3.9
2011 s 0.9 5.6
2012 1.3* 1.1 5.7
2013 1.5* 1.5 7.9
2014 1.7* 8.5

Definition: Newborn with withdrawal syndrome or affected by narcotics via placenta or breast milk.

* Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

County of residence was assigned based on ZIP code for cases in which patient county of residence was listed as unknown or missing, but a valid NY ZIP code was present.