Health / Health Insurance / Early And Periodic Screening Diagnostic And Treatment (EPSDT) Services: Services, including screening, vision, hearing, and dental services, provided under Medicaid to children under age 21 at intervals which meet recognized standards of medical and dental practices and at other intervals as necessary in order to determine the existence of physical or mental illnesses or conditions. Plans offering Medicaid coverage to EPSDT participants must provide any service that is necessary to treat an illness or condition that is identified by screening.
Early Noun Synonyms: beforehand, ahead (of time), prematurely
Early Adverb Synonyms: anciently, initially, originally, at or near the start or beginning
Early Adjective Synonyms: initial, beginning, original, first, pioneer, advanced
Periodic Noun Synonyms: periodical, intermittent, regular, recurrent, repetitive, iterative, cyclic(al), repeated, episodic, sporadic, occasional
Services Noun Synonyms: army, navy, air force, marines, armed forces or services, military
Science / Biology / Presymptomatic Screening: Testing to detect genetic disorders that only become apparent later in life. The tests are done before the condition actually appears, such as with Huntington disease. MORE
Business / Finance / Precautionary Demand (For Money): The need to meet unexpected or extraordinary contingencies with a buffer stock of cash. MORE