Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis Treatment Program

For MaineCare Members under 21

Early Periodic Screening, Diagnostic Treatment Benefits.-(EPSDT) is a required service under the MaineCare program for eligible individuals under age 21.  The EPSDT benefit is optional for the medically eligible population.  However, if the EPSDT benefit is elected for the medically eligible population, the EPSDT benefit must be made available to all MaineCare eligible individuals under age 21.