BASIC (02-01)

DI 25201.020 Determinations for Childhood Impairments - Role of Qualified Pediatrician or Other Specialist in the Evaluation - Policy (Section 416.903(f))

In making a determination under title XVI with respect to the disability of a child whose impairment(s) does not require evaluation by a psychiatrist or psychologist, we will make reasonable efforts to ensure that a qualified pediatrician or other individual who specializes in a field of medicine appropriate to the child's impairment(s) evaluates the case of the child.


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DI 25201.020 - Determinations for Childhood Impairments - Role of Qualified Pediatrician or Other Specialist in the Evaluation - Policy (Section 416.903(f)) - 02/05/2001
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:02/05/2001