News Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Dashboard Updated

  • Population Health Information Tool (PHIT)

The most recently Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) data has been uploaded to the NAS Dashboard.

As with previous years, this update includes data on NAS and eight other key indicators related to perinatal opioid use. Data are provided for the state overall, as well as by maternal race/ethnicity, education, age, and insurance coverage. In addition to statewide estimates, data are also presented by the six Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) regions. The dashboard is updated with data through 2018.

Population Health Information Tool 

The Population Health Information Tool (PHIT) is a data portal for Massachusetts health data. As a service of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, PHIT aims to provide data for a healthier Massachusetts.