Primary Care Clinical Pathway for
Autism Screening and Referral

ASD Screen NEGATIVE and
No Provider or Parental Concerns
ASD Screen POSITIVE and/or Provider/Parental Concerns
Continue ongoing developmental surveillance and screening during well-child visits
Recommended to Complete All Below
Schedule/complete follow-up appointment in one month after screening in Primary Care
Posted: September 2015
Revised: November 2020
Authors: S. Levy, MD, MPH; J. Miller, PhD; R. Prasad, MD; M. Gerdes, PhD; L. Brown, MD; A. Bennet, MD;
R. Eikov, CRNP; E. Everly, MD; A. Kratchman; W. Guthrie, PhD; A. Rosen, MD; K. Wallis, MD, MPH