GAO-19-481, Medicaid: Additional CMS Data and Oversight Needed to Help Ensure Children Receive Recommended Screenings, August 16, 2019

Published: 16/09/2019
GAO-19-481, Medicaid: Additional CMS Data and Oversight Needed to Help Ensure Children Receive Recommended Screenings, August 16, 2019
Source: WWW.GAO.GOV

Approximately half of all Medicaid beneficiaries aged 20 and under received screenings and services recommended under the Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment (EPSDT) benefit in fiscal year 2017, but nearly as many did not. For example, GAO's analysis of state-reported data found that about 59 percent of all beneficiaries (20.2 million) who should have received at least one rec

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