A pediatrician attends an interdisciplinary team meeting to make management decisions and integrate occupational therapy services, speech and language therapy, and classroom adjustments for a 10-year-old girl with autism and moderate mental retardation. Each professional provides a plan for the girl’s services and the pediatrician explains how the side effects of her several psychotropic medications could affect her ability to fully participate in these interventions. The conference lasts 35 minutes.

Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 99361 would be reported. The physician participated in a medical conference with an interdisciplinary team of health professionals and representatives of community agencies to coordinate activities of patient care. The medical record should include documentation related to the attendees and discussion issues of this conference.

A 9-year-old with previously diagnosed attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder–combined inattention/hyperactivity type and mixed expressive/receptive language disorder and his mother present for a follow-up visit to review his recent psycho-educational testing....

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