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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Volume 1, General Information : Section 2: Texas Medicaid Fee-for-Service Reimbursement : 2.5 Out-of-State Medicaid Providers

2.5 Out-of-State Medicaid Providers
Texas Medicaid covers medical assistance services provided to eligible Texas Medicaid clients while in a state other than Texas, as long as the client does not leave Texas to receive out-of-state medical care that can be received in Texas. Services provided outside the state are covered to the same extent medical assistance is furnished and covered in Texas when the service meets one or more requirements of 1 TAC §355.8083. TMHP must receive claims from out-of-state providers within 365 days from the date of service.
Note:
Refer to:
Subsection 1.6, “Enrollment Criteria for Out-of-State Providers” in Section 1, “Provider Enrollment and Responsibilities” (Vol. 1, General Information).

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