Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT)
Children's Medicaid Benefit
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the EPSDT Program?
EPSDT is a health care benefit package for all Medicaid enrolled children ages 20 and under and all pregnant women.
How much do medical services cost?
Services for children ages 18 and under are free
Adults ages 19-20 may have to pay a small co-pay unless they are enrolled in a Medicaid managed care organization (MCO)
What services are available?
All Medicaid benefits and dental benefits, hearing aids and limited orthodontia
Case management services with a Family Health Coordinator in your community to help you: Healthy Communities Fact Sheet and Outreach and Case Management Locations
Locate providers that accept Medicaid
Obtain non-emergency medical transportation
Food or shelter
The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program
The Health Care Program for Children with Special Needs (HCP) program
What is a Family Health Coordinator?
What is Medical Home?
Information on What Other States are Doing