Fee Schedule Update – Immunizations

March 1, 2011

Following the American Academy of Pediatrics' recommendation, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) is pleased to announce that it will begin incorporating the Private Sector Cost/Dose, as published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as the basis for establishing the allowable amounts for immunizations effective June 1, 2011.  The allowable amount information for BlueChoice® and HMO Blue® Texas will be posted under Standards and Requirements / General Reimbursement Information / Reimbursement Schedules and Related Information / Professional Schedules section on the BCBSTX provider website at