Neurodevelopmental consultation is payable when the physician provides all the elements of A195 for an adult with complexneurodevelopmental conditions e.g. autism, global developmental disorders etc., and must include a minimum of 90 minutes of direct contact with the patient and caregiver. The start and stop times must be recorded in the patient’s permanent medical record. Maximum one per patient per physician every 5 years.
Neurodevelopmental consultations for children or adolescents or for less complex conditions e.g. attention deficit disorder are payable at a lesser fee.