Early Intervention/Targeted Case Management (EI/TCM) is an active, ongoing process that involves activities carried out by a case manager to assist and enable a child (0 to 3 years of age) enrolled and participating in the Mississippi Early Intervention Program gain access to needed medical, social, educational and other services.
EI/TCM activities include but are not limited to:
- Arranging for and coordinating the development of the child’s IFSP (Individualized Family Service Plan)
- Arranging for the delivery of the needed services as identified in the IFSP
- Obtaining, preparing and maintaining case records, documenting contacts, service needs, reports the child’s progress, etc.
- Providing case consultation (i.e., with the service providers/collaterals in determining child’s status and progress)