The Child Health Check-Up program is a preventive and comprehensive service for eligible children birth through 20 years of age and for children in the Medicaid program.
Good health starts with regular check-ups! Regular check-ups help to identify health problems before they become serious. Florida Medicaid follows the Bright Futures/American Academy of Pediatrics Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care. You can view the recommendations by clicking on the following link https://www.aap.org/en-us/Documents/periodicity_schedule.pdf.
Is it time for your child’s check-up? Call your child's doctor today to schedule an appointment.
|Available Services:||Eligible children and young adults should have a health check-up at:|
You may also request a Child Health Check-Up at other times if you think your child needs it.
|Available Services:||As long as it is medically necessary, you can expect:|
Coverage of Applied Behavior Analysis services as described through the provider alerts bolded and italicized below will not exist after Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Starting Wednesday, March 1, 2017, Florida Medicaid will begin coverage of Behavior Analysis services. Information on Behavior Analysis services can be found at: Behavior Analysis Services Provider Information
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) for children under 21 with autism spectrum disorders
Services may need a referral or prior approval.
For more information on Child Health Check-Ups, call your health plan, County Health Department, Community Health Center or local Medicaid field office.