Table of Contents
Under EPSDT, Medicaid is required to cover any follow-up services within the scope of the Federal Medicaid statute, including diagnostic and treatment services determined to be medically necessary and whose existence in uncovered by the screening.
There were 1521 I&A forms issued in FY 1999. 20% of these were closed without an investigation for reasons such as the reported elevated result was on a capillary blood sample, and a subsequent venous confirmatory test found the BLL not elevated.
|Author: Myles O'Malley
Home Page: http://www.clper.org
This Presentation: as a single text-based file (which you can easily download or print)