The Maryland Department of Health (MDH) has completed its yearly review of medical records for MedStar Family Choice certified EPSDT Providers. The Maryland Department of Health reviews medical records for our members age 0-20. The review of medical records is always for the previous calendar year. MedStar Family Choice must to receive a total of 80% to pass. MedStar Family Choice received a total score of 94% this year. Our total score is 2% higher than last year and equal to the Health Choice Managed Care Organization (MCO) average of 94%.
MedStar Family Choice results:
- 93% in Health and Development History
- 98% in Comprehensive Physical Exam
- 82% in Laboratory Test/At-Risk Screenings
- 93% in Immunizations
- 96% in Health Education/Anticipatory Guidance
MedStar Family Choice wants your child to visit their doctor every year to meet their healthcare needs. At your child’s annual visit to their doctor they will make sure all your child’s healthcare needs and requirements are met. It is very important that children 2 and under get their scheduled lead tests and that all children and young adults get cholesterol and anemia labs as well as keep their immunizations up to date.