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EPSDT and Managed Care

Do Plans Know What They Are Getting Into?

By Jane Perkins & Lourdes A. Rivera

Managed care is rapidly becoming the predominant method of delivering and financing health care services for low-income people, and children in particular. This article discusses the relationship of Medicaid managed care and Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT), the pediatric benefit package under Medicaid.

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