Pediatric Screening Chart based on AAP recommendations

Newborn

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length

1 month

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length
  • Newborn screen results
  • PPD if screen positive

2 months

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length

4 months

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length

6 months

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Lead test if screen positive
  • Oral health assessment

9 months

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length
  • Developmental screening (Ages/Stages)
  • Oral health assessment
  • Lead test if screen positive

12 months

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length
  • Hgb
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Lead test if Medicaid or screen positive
  • Oral health assessment if no dentist

15 months

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length

18 months

  • Wt, Ht, HC, wt for length
  • Developmental screening (Ages/Stages)
  • MCHAT
  • Lead test if screen positive
  • Oral health assessment if no dentist

24 months

  • Wt, Ht, HC, BMI
  • Hgb if Medicaid
  • MCHAT
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Lead test if Medicaid or screen positive
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Oral health assessment if no dentist

30 months

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • Developmental screening (Ages/Stages)
  • Oral health assessment if no dentist

3 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision (if patient uncooperative, rescreen within 6 months)
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Lead test if screen positive
  • Oral health assessment if no dentist

4 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Lead test if screen positive
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Oral health assessment if no dentist

5 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Lead test if screen positive
  • Oral health assessment if no dentist

6 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Lead test if screen positive
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Oral health assessment if no dentist

7 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive

8 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Dyslipidemia screening

9 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Cholesterol test
  • Hgb for menstruating females

10 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Cholesterol test (if not done at 9 yo)
  • Hgb for menstruating females

11 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Cholesterol test (if not done at 9 yo)
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***

 

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

*Gardisil: 2 dose series if started prior to 15 years and 3 dose series if started 15 year and up

12 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision
  • Hearing if not done at 11 yo or if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • Depression screening

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

13 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if not done at 11 or 12 yo or if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • Depression screening

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

14 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if not done at 11, 12, or 13 yo or if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • Depression screening

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

15 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • HIV
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Depression screening

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

16 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if not done at 15yo or if concern
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • HIV (if not done at 15 yo)
  • Depression screening

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

17 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if not done at 15 or 16 yo or if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Cholesterol
  • Dyslipidemia screening
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • HIV (if not done at 15 or 16 yo)
  • Depression screening

 

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

18 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Cholesterol (if not done at 17yo)
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • Depression screening

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

19 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if not done at 18yo or if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Cholesterol (if not done at 17 or 18 yo)
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • Depression screening

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

20 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if not done at 18 or 19yo or if concern
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Cholesterol (if not done at 17, 18 or 19 yo)
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • Depression screening

***If sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

21 years

  • Wt, Ht, BMI
  • BP
  • Vision if concerns or has sports PE form
  • Hearing if not done at 18 or 19 yo or if concerns
  • PPD if screen positive
  • Cholesterol (if not done at 17, 18, 19, or 20 yo)
  • Hgb for menstruating females
  • Alcohol/Drug use screening, Sexual activity screening***
  • Referral to GYN for cervical dysplasia screening
  • Depression screening

***if sexually active, recommend Urine GC/Chl and HIV testing

KEY

Wt = weight
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Ht = height
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HC = head circumference
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PPD = Tuberculosis skin testing
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Hgb = Hemoglobin (test for anemia)
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MCHAT = Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers
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BMI = body mass index
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BP = blood pressure
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PE = physical exam