Laboratory Tests and X-Ray Services

HOW TO ACCESS:

Physician

ELIGIBILITY:

All Medicaid recipients.

COVERED SERVICES:

Most diagnostic testing and radiological services ordered by the attending or consulting physician.

Portable (mobile) x-rays are covered only for recipients who are unable to leave their place of residence without special transportation or assistance to obtain physician ordered x-rays.

COMMENTS:

All requests for any radiology services requiring prior approval are initiated by the ordering physician. Recipients may follow up with the ordering physician for the status of any ordered radiology service.

CONTACT:

Libby Gonzales 
225/342-0490

Michelle Renee 
225/342-5691