TABLE 2

Maternal Risk Factors That Are Predictive of Pediatric HCV Screening (N = 323)

HCV Unscreened (N = 227), n (%)HCV Screened (N = 96), n (%)Pa
Maternal age at delivery, y
 ≥3070 (31)35 (37).58
 25–2996 (42)39 (41)
 <2561 (27)22 (23)
Insurance
 Medicaid177 (78)74 (77).78
 Private49 (22)21 (22)
 Self-pay1 (0.4)1 (1)
Race
 White207 (91)93 (97).34
 African American14 (6)3 (3)
 Other1 (0.4)0 (0)
 Unknown5 (2)0 (0)
Tobacco use149 (66)75 (78).08
Opioid use disorder142 (63)73 (76).02
Other substance use30 (13)6 (6).08
Maternal education
 Some college or graduate75 (33)35 (37).64
 High school graduate90 (40)38 (40)
 Less than high school graduate32 (14)15 (16)
 Unknown30 (13)8 (8)
Birth wt, g
 ≥2500173 (76)78 (81).60
 1500–249945 (20)17 (18)
 <15008 (4)1 (1)
  • a Fisher’s exact test.