Health Tracks for Providers

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North Dakota Health Tracks, also known as the Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT) program, is a preventative health care program for newborns, children and young adults through age 20 who are enrolled in Medicaid. To see if you are eligible for North Dakota Medicaid see income guidelines.

The program is made up of comprehensive periodic screenings and well-child checkups that help prevent and identify health problems before they become too complex and costly to treat.

Covered Services

Health Tracks may cover:

  • Physical exams
  • Hearing and vision checks
  • Glasses and hearing aids
  • Vaccines (shots) and labs
  • Dental care, braces, fluoride varnish
  • Health education
  • Behavioral health screenings
  • Growth and development checks
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Other health services

Health Tracks benefits may be available to Medicaid enrollees at no charge.

Households with a client share may be responsible for the cost of some services. Client share is a monthly amount a person must pay in medical bills before the Medicaid program will pay for medical care received.

A Health Tracks coordinator will help schedule appointments for services and will also help with finding transportation to services. Some services require prior approval, so check with your coordinator about these requirements.

Screening Schedule

Babies need exams at:

  • 1 month
  • 2 months
  • 4 months
  • 6 months
  • 9 months
  • 12 months

Toddlers need exams at:

  • 15 months
  • 18 months
  • 24 months
  • 30 months

After 30 months, children need an EPSDT exam at ages 3, 4, 5, 6 and then annually up to age 21. Additional exams are also covered based upon a child's needs.

Vaccine Information

The North Dakota Department of Health has various resources including vaccine schedules for children and adults, provider locator and other reliable information available here.

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Health Tracks Contacts

Health Tracks related phone calls, please call (701) 328-2014.

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Health Tracks Provider Outreach Team

Questions? Contact Us

If you are a Medicaid provider with Health Tracks/Well-Child questions, please contact the Health Tracks Provider Outreach Team by emailing HTprovideroutreach@nd.gov or calling (701) 328-2014.

ND Medicaid Call Center

For questions about member eligibility, payments, denials or general claims questions:

Call (701) 328-7098, toll-free (877) 328-7098 or email inquiries to mmisinfo@nd.gov.

ND Medicaid Provider Enrollment

Send written inquiries to:

ND Medicaid Provider Enrollment
Noridian Healthcare Solutions
PO Box 6055
Fargo, ND 58108-6055

Email inquiries to NDMedicaidEnrollment@noridian.com
Call: (701) 277-6999
Fax: (701) 433-5956

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Medicaid Contacts

Medical Services Division
North Dakota Health and Human Services
600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 325
Bismarck, ND 58505-0250

Phone: (701) 328-7068
Toll-Free: (800) 755-2604
Fax: (701) 328-1544
E-mail: dhsmed@nd.gov
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