School-Based ACCESS

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School-Based ACCESS

Allows Pennsylvania school districts, intermediate units, etc. to receive federal Medicaid reimbursement for providing health-related services to Medical Assistance-eligible children as part of their Individualized Education Program (IEP). ACCESS is a cooperative effort between the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE), the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and PDE's contractor, Leader Services.

Contact: Nikolle Bastian, (570) 523-1155, ext. 2281