RISK ASSESSMENT

LOW Risk

  • No wrrisome 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

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