“RISK ASSESSMENT”

LOW Risk:
– No worrisome data
– Enough social info to eliminate major risks (maternal alcohol, drug use, mental illness, major medical problems)
– Growth & Development in ‘normal range’

MODERATE Risk:
– One or more features likely to impact future   health
– moderate growth or developmental delay –
-Involuntary termination of parental rights
-Small-for-gestational age
-Known correctable conditions

HIGH Risk:
– Known medical diagnosis of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome or other irreparable genetic defects (ex.Down’s, achondroplasia)
– SEVERE growth or developmental delay
– Premature delivery < 30 weeks
– Birth weight <1000g
– SEVERE growth or developmental delay