New York State Neonatal abstinence syndrome crude rate per 1,000 newborn discharges (any diagnosis)

New York State  Neonatal abstinence syndrome crude rate per 1,000 newborn discharges (any diagnosis)

New York State Neonatal abstinence syndrome crude rate per 1,000 newborn discharges (any diagnosis)

  Crude Rate
Year New York State NYS exc. NYC New York City
2005 1.9 1.7 2.1
2006 2.0 1.9 2.1
2007 2.2 2.4 2.0
2008 2.4 3.0 1.7
2009 2.7 3.4 2.0
2010 2.9 3.9 1.9
2011 3.8 5.6 2.0
2012 3.8 5.7 1.9
2013 4.8 7.9 1.8
2014 5.2 8.5 1.9

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

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.