How do I refer them for school service?
Please don't write an Rx for these:
Write an email requesting RtI service & outlining Diagnoses
Call the psychologist or nurse about your concerns
Send in a copy of your diagnostic impressions and specific recommendations for RtI
Talk with parents about local resources and about requesting an RtI meeting.
How do I partner with the school if I suspect a disability for a patient?
A regular education plan which intervenes and collects data to solve student problems.
Data is used to evidence need for a 504 or IEP evaluation.
A legal medical plan for ACCOMMODATIONS to the environment of the student.
A medical diagnosis is required for evaluation.
A legal special education plan for INTERVENTIONS to address disability.
A medical diagnosis is required for Other Health Impaired, Deafness, Blindness, and Orthopedic Impairment