Mortality Report
Health and Mortality Annual Report
For the Period of July 1, 2003 to June 30, 2004
This is the third of a series of annual reports on trends and related information pertaining to the health and quality of care received by individuals with mental retardation served by the Connecticut State Department of Mental Retardation.  Reports are scheduled for publication in the fall of each year and focus on an analysis of annual data, with a special emphasis on mortality trends and any significant or new initiatives pertaining to the management of consumer risk.

Report prepared by:
David N. Carlow, M.S.N., RN;
Marcia Noll, RN, CDDN;
Eileen Gamba, RN, CDDN;
with the assistance of Tim Deschenes-Desmond, Steven Zuckerman, Ph.D., and Ivette DeJesus