The solution

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NASCEND’s Continuum of Care engages mother and treats infant before, during and after birth — and continues through the child’s first three years of development.

NASCEND

Continuum of Care

For substance exposed infants (SEI) & families
Prenatal Consultation
Education & Training
Early Intervention
Growth & Nutrition
Treatment
Discharge
Development
NASCEND

Optimize

Engage + Essential + Evaluate

Optimize is a dynamic, 3-day engagement which will immediately improve hospital care and patient outcomes. It is designed to engage and excite the staff while establishing a unified baseline of skills and knowledge yielding a comprehensive plan of care for SEI.

Engage
Essential
Evaluate
Optimize

Engage

  • 2-hour interactive education
  • Advancements in the care of substance exposed infants
  • Q&A
Optimize

Essential

  • Full-day live training
  • Regional or on-site event
  • Engage all levels of hospital & community care providers
  • Establish a baseline of understanding
  • Advance care for substance exposed infants
Optimize

Evaluate

  • Expert on-site consultation
  • Review of hospital program, guidelines, practices & facilities
  • Recommendations for enhanced care of substance affected families

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NASCEND

Continuum

Optimize + Focus

Build on Optimize by adding one or more NASCEND Focus live training sessions to implement turnkey solutions which address the most common problems in the care of substance affected families. Continuum pinpoints opportunities for immediate improvement and trains your staff to advance care for substance exposed infants and families.

Optimize
Focus
Continuum

Focus

NASCEND’s Focus programs are half-day live training seminars which incorporate evidence-based guidelines, live hands-on training, engaging handouts for staff and families, and web-based apps. Choose from a variety of topics to implement the full continuum and change the paradigm of care for NAS in your hospital. Premium options include supportive technology.

Focus

Thrive

  • Improve growth & nutrition
  • Understand poor feeding in SEIs
  • Mitigate GI symptoms in SEIs
  • Engage the family in feeding
  • Strategies for successful feeding
Focus

Prenatal

  • Engage & educate pregnant women with SUD earlier
  • Increase maternal compliance
  • Improve newborn outcomes
  • Support breastfeeding
  • Develop a prenatal consultation program
Focus

Pediatric

  • Optimize long-term growth & nutrition
  • Understand long-term withdrawal symptoms
  • Utilize trauma-informed approach to care
  • Monitor development
  • Implement safeguards to reduce ACE
  • Institute guidelines for SEI outpatient follow-up
Focus

Assess

  • Accurately evaluate the opioid exposed infant
  • Minimize need for pharmacology
  • Decrease LOS
  • Understand clinical instability in OEI
  • Implement the Three C's of care
  • Technology: NASCEND Assess Pro app
Focus

Comfort+

  • Advance non-pharmacological comfort measures
  • Decrease need for medication
  • Minimize withdrawal symptoms
  • Introduce music for substance exposed infants
  • Technology: NASCEND Comfort+ music
Focus

Rx

  • Evidence-based treatment guidelines
  • Comfort & clinical stability-based care
  • Reduce number of infants treated & duration of treatment
  • Technology: NASCEND Assess Pro app

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