Resources which may help consumers who have ongoing occupational, physical or speech therapy needs.
Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment (EPSDT)
For AHCCCS Members Less than 21 Years of Age
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) is Arizona's Medicaid agency that offers health care programs to serve Arizona residents. Individuals must meet certain income and other requirements to obtain services. One of the services provided is Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment (EPSDT). EPSDT is a comprehensive and preventative child health program for AHCCCS members less than 21 years of age. EPSDT has two purposes: to assure health care resources are available and accessible, and to help Medicaid recipients and their caregivers use these resources. Among the services that EPSDT may provide are occupational, physical and speech therapy services.
801 E. Jefferson Street, MD 3800
Phoenix, AZ 85034
Phone: (602) 417-5010
Fax: (602) 258-4619
DCS Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program
For Children in Foster Care
The Arizona Department of Child Safety's (DCS) Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP) is the health plan responsible for ensuring, in partnership with foster care providers, the provision of appropriate and quality health care services for the well being of Arizona's children in foster care.
Member Services is the main contact point for calls to CMDP. Member Services helps caregivers and members with questions, concerns or problems about health care services. The Member Services representatives answer questions about enrollment, eligibility, member identification cards, and can help locate a health care provider or pharmacy.
Site Code 942C
PO Box 29202
Phoenix, AZ 85038-9202
Phone: (602) 351-2245 in Maricopa County
Toll-Free: (800) 201-1795
Check your family's health insurance plan to see if therapy services are covered.
ProviderSearch.com is a web-based tool designed to help families and professionals connect. This site was developed to assist families in their search for professionals who can help work with their loved ones with special needs. Families can search for staff at their leisure and agencies can display a detailed list of their employees who are available to work.
SWIft® Resources of Arizona
SWIft® Resources of Arizona is an online system that connects users to community and statewide resource information for children, youth and adult, their families, professionals and community members. It is a project of Building Community Health in Arizona: Statewide Implementation of Integrated Services, supported by a grant from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) awarded to the Southwest Institute for Families.
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