HEALTH

Coordinating care for medically complex autism patients

BY Joanna Gagis, Producer/Correspondent |

Many children with autism experience comorbidities, or health conditions that occur alongside the autism. These complex medical conditions can make it difficult for families to coordinate the medication and treatment plans from the many health professionals.

That’s where a program, called the Autism Think Tank, steps in using telehealth to connect the entire medical team for children with autism.

TOPIC: HEALTH