Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT) Program - Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing

Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing

 
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Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides comprehensive and preventive health care services for Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) members ages 20 and under, and pregnant adults. EPSDT ensures that children and youth receive appropriate preventive, dental, mental health, developmental, and specialty services.

EPSDT stands for:
Early - Assessing and identifying problems early.
Periodic - Checking children's health at periodic, age-appropriate intervals.
Screening - Providing physical, mental, developmental, dental, hearing, vision, and other screening tests to detect potential problems.
Diagnostic - Performing diagnostic tests to follow up when a risk is identified.
Treatment - Control, correct, or ameliorate health problems found.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for more information.
Helpful TipsTo apply for Health First Colorado, visit https://www.healthfirstcolorado.com/apply-now/.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Language Line Available
EligibilityHealth First Colorado members ages birth through 20 years old.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesProgram Fees
Fee AmountsCall for current fees.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Gina Robinson
Contact's Position Gina.Robinson@state.co.us
Contact's Phone (303) 866-6167
Physical Site Address 1 1570 Grant St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80203
Main Phone 1-800-221-3943
TDD Phone 711 (State Relay)
Web Address https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/hcpf/early-and-periodic-screening-diagnostic-and-treatment-epsdt or 1-800-221-3943
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing
Affiliated Program: Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing
This Service: Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT) Program - Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Health and Disability Prevention Exams (LF-7000.1600)