TABLE 4

HCT-Related Obstacles

Obstacles You Face or Have Faced in Making the Transition% Yes
Lack of information on the transition process51.1
Difficulty finding an adult PCP who is sufficiently knowledgeable about ASDs31.3
Difficulty finding an adult PCP who is autism-friendly or willing to accept your child as a patient29.1
Difficulty finding an adult medical specialist who is autism-friendly or willing to accept your child as a patient21.4
Lack of coordination and communication between pediatrician and adult PCP19.8
Difficulties related to insurance coverage16.5
Difficulties related to guardianship12.1