Substance Exposed Newborn

The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (P.L. 114-198) and the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, and Maryland law (Annotated Code of Maryland, Family Law Article § 5-704.2,) require that healthcare providers (HCPs) involved in the delivery or care of a newborn notify a Local Department of Social Services (LDSS) if a newborn is born … Continue reading Substance Exposed Newborn