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08/06/2020 How to Submit a Complaint as a Medicaid Provider

08/06/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Client Signature Waived

08/06/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: THSteps Remote Delivery of Medical Checkups

08/06/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) Telemedicine/Telehealth Reimbursement

08/06/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Claims for Telephone Medical Services (Audio Only)

08/06/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Texas Health Steps Medical and Dental Checkups

08/06/2020 UPDATED Physical, Occupational, Speech Therapy Groups Accessing Telehealth Services End Dates Extended in Response to COVID-19

08/04/2020 Wage Increase for Attendants

07/29/2020 Procedure Code Additions for COVID-19

07/27/2020 COVID-19: Additional Procedure Code 87426 for Testing for Texas Medicaid

07/23/2020 Vaccinate for Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Protect Children from Cancer

07/21/2020 Meningococcal Disease Prevention Starts With Vaccination

07/14/2020 STAR and STAR Kids Texas Health Steps Provider Training

07/09/2020 COVID 19: Provider Re-Credentialing for Medicaid and CHIP

06/30/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Texas Health Steps Medical and Dental Checkups

06/30/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Client Signature Waived

06/30/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: THSteps Remote Delivery of Medical Checkups

06/30/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) Telemedicine/Telehealth Reimbursement

06/30/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Existing Prior Authorizations 90-day Extension for Texas Medicaid

06/30/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Claims for Telephone Medical Services (Audio Only)

06/30/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Office Visit Co-Payments Reimbursement Process for CHIP

06/30/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Physical, Occupational, Speech Therapy Groups Accessing Telehealth Services End Dates Extended

06/26/2020 Circumcision Procedure Codes Become a Benefit for Additional Provider Types

06/26/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: THSteps Medical Checkups Guidance for Remote Delivery FAQ

06/26/2020 Assessing Child Maladaptive Behaviors: Distinguishing ADHD and Depression

06/22/2020 COVID-19: Office Visit Co-Payments Reimbursement Process for CHIP

06/16/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Client Signature Waived

06/16/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: THSteps Remote Delivery of Medical Checkups

06/16/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) Telemedicine/Telehealth Reimbursement

06/16/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Existing Prior Authorizations 90-day Extension for Texas Medicaid

06/16/2020 UPDATED COVID-19: Claims for Telephone Medical Services (Audio Only)

06/15/2020 COVID-19: THSteps Medical Checkups Guidance for Remote Delivery FAQ

06/12/2020 Medicaid Recoupment Threshold

06/12/2020 Interpreting the ‘PLB’ Segment on the 835 ERA Guide

06/05/2020 UPDATED: Physical, Occupational, Speech Therapy Groups Accessing Telehealth Services End Dates Extended

06/05/2020 Enroll in an Immunization Training Module

05/29/2020 COVID-19: THSteps Remote Delivery of Medical Checkups

05/29/2020 Register to Learn How to Submit a Prior Authorization Through the eviCore Web Portal

05/20/2020 Tips to Ace THSteps, CHIP and HEDIS® Audits

05/19/2020 Reporting Critical Incidents

05/11/2020 Reminder: UM Fax Numbers for STAR Kids, STAR and CHIP

05/01/2020 Inpatient and Outpatient Payment Policy

04/22/2020 COVID-19: Provider Enrollment Revalidation Due Dates Extended

04/15/2020 COVID-19: Existing Prior Authorizations 90-day Extension for Texas Medicaid

04/15/2020 COVID-19: Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Client Signature Waived

04/15/2020 COVID-19: Claims for Telephone Medical Services (Audio Only)

04/15/2020 COVID-19: Texas Health Steps Medical and Dental Checkups

04/14/2020 COVID-19: Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) Telemedicine/Telehealth Reimbursement

04/14/2020 COVID-19: Physical, Occupational, Speech Therapy Groups Accessing Telehealth Services

04/02/2020 COVID-19: Types of Virtual Visits

04/01/2020 Assessing Child Maladaptive Behaviors: Highlights of the New Clinical Practice Guidelines for ADHD

04/01/2020 Overview of the Value-Added Services for STAR, CHIP and STAR Kids

03/26/2020 Provider Notice - Cures Act EVV: New May 1 Deadline to Select an EVV System and Begin the Onboarding Process

03/26/2020 Provider Notice – Temporary EVV Policies in Response to COVID-19

03/26/2020 Temporary EVV Policies for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

03/20/2020 New Electronic Option Available for TX Medicaid Providers Guiding Care

02/18/2020 Medicaid members now have access to mail-order pharmacy

02/18/2020 THSteps, Bright Futures and HEDIS® requirements

01/24/2020 Texas Health Steps for Preventing Oral Health Diseases in Children

12/20/2019 HEDIS 2020 Measures and Key Dates

12/20/2019 Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) Provider Alert

12/16/2019 Eight Steps Toward Health Equity in Hypertension

12/16/2019 Eight Steps Toward Health Equity in Diabetes

11/19/2019 Texas Medicaid: Interpreting the ‘PLB’ Segment on the 835 Electronic Remittance Advice (ERA)

11/18/2019 Reports Mailed During Laboratory Web Shutdown

11/05/2019 Texas Medicaid New Claim Status Tool via Availity® Provider Portal

10/15/2019 Congenital Syphilis Health Advisory Alert

09/04/2019 Public Health Notice About Severe Lung Disease and the benefits of Tobacco Cessation

08/01/2019 Removal of Prior Authorization Requirements for Your
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