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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Volume 1, General Information : Appendix B: Vendor Drug Program : B.1 Vendor Drug Program : B.1.10 Free Delivery of Medicaid Prescriptions for FFS Clients

B.1.10
Many Medicaid pharmacies across the state offer free delivery of prescriptions to Medicaid FFS clients. To find out which pharmacies offer home delivery, refer FFS clients to the HHSC website at www.txvendordrug.com/delivery-pharmacies.pdf. Contracted Medicaid pharmacy providers are reimbursed a delivery fee that is included in the medication dispensing fee formula. The delivery fee is paid to HHSC-approved pharmacy providers that have certified that delivery services meet minimum conditions for payment of the delivery fee.
The conditions include:
This delivery fee is not applicable for mail-order prescriptions.
For more information, call the Vendor Drug Resolution Help Desk at 1-800-435-4165 and ask for Pharmacy Contracts.

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