Category: Medicaid/CHIP Policy Guidance

  • Physician’s Guide for Referring Children with Developmental Delays and Disabilities to Maryland’s System of Early Intervention Services

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    Bulletin informing primary care providers about the Early Intervention program, with referral form and detailed description of the referral and service planning process

  • Developmental Screening: An Overview (slides)

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    Powerpoint slides presenting an overview of developmental screening, AAP recommendations, and integrating screening into medical practice

  • Additional Evaluation and Intervention for Developmental Disorders

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    Provides guidance for providers on follow-up referral and evaluation for children with suspected developmental delays

  • Healthy Kids/EPSDT Screening Components

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    Section of the EPSDT manual describing requirements for developmental, mental health, substance abuse, and child abuse screening

  • Billing Guidance for Development and Behavior Screening in Primary Care

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    Medicaid billing policy for screening, including modifiers

  • CHDP Health Assessment Guidelines

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    Medicaid policy for screening and billing, included recommended tools, and guidelines for referral

  • EPSDT Developmental Screening Policy

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    Medicaid policy for screening and billing, including recommended tools

  • Targeted Case Management: Early Childhood Development for Medicaid Eligible Children

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    Utah ABCD Project. (Utah Case Management Provider Manual, 2001). This manual outlines the rules and regulations of Utah’s Targeted Case Management program, highlighting changes made to support case management and services for children with developmental delays or disorders.

  • Choosing Screening Tools to Recommend/Promote: Process and Considerations

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    Julie Olson and Chuck Norlin. (2007). This presentation focuses on Utah’s process for selecting screening tools.

  • Maryland’s Screening Tool Selection Criteria

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    (Maryland ABCD Project, 2007) Criteria agreed upon by the Maryland Screening Tool Selection Committee for the purpose of choosing a list of approved tools for general developmental screening for use in the Maryland Healthy Kids Program (EPSDT). This resource also lists tools selected for review based on those criteria.