The Arc of Indiana Insurance ProjectContributed by Marci Wheeler, MSW
The Arc of Indiana Insurance Project is a wonderful resource for families who need information and support to understand options for health care insurance coverage for their loved ones with developmental disabilities. In collaboration with About Special Kids and Family Voices Indiana the Arc has released a new Fact Sheet with information that is important for families seeking insurance coverage of ABA services.
Here is the link to a Sample Medical Order, Letter of Medical Necessity and Appeal Letter for ABA Services - Medicaid under EPSDT (ages 0-21); EPSDT - Early, Periodic Screening Diagnosis and Treatment: http://www.arcind.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/EPSDT-ABA-Appeal-Letter.pdf
For assistance and questions contact Michele Trivedi, Arc of Indiana Insurance Project Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org, 317-977-2375 or toll free 800-382-9100. Family Voices Indiana can also assist with health care financing questions and resources. They can be contacted at 317-944-8982 or email@example.com.