TABLE 4

Relationship Between Number of Visits, Types of Assessment, and Physician Time

Assessments in Which Test Was Performed as Part of the Assessment, %Physician Time,a min
Developmental TestingbSemistructured ObservationbCARSFace-to-FacebReviewing ReportsWriting Report
1 Visit294316871931
2 Visits4663201132240
≥3 Visits588051132135
  • a Physician time was reported for encounters in which physician was not supervising a resident or fellow.

  • b P ≤ .001 for difference between number of visits.