Florida Medicaid’s Covered Services and HCBS Waivers

Early Intervention Services

Medicaid reimbursable early intervention services include screenings, evaluations, and early intervention sessions that provide medically-necessary services for identified delays in cognition, physical, motor and sensory, self-help and adaptive development, communication, or social and emotional developmental skills.

This service is not one of the minimum covered services for all health plans serving Medicaid enrollees.

Eligibility

Medicaid recipients under the age of three years (36 months) requiring medically necessary Early Intervention Services through the Department of Health, Children’s Medical Services Early Steps Program.

Resource Information

The Florida Medicaid coverage policies, fee schedules, and Rule are available on the Agency Website.