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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Ambulance Services Handbook : 2. Ambulance Services : 2.2 Services/Benefits, Limitations, and Prior Authorization : 2.2.5 Types of Transport : Emergency Transports Involving a Hospital
Emergency Transports Involving a Hospital
Hospital-to-hospital transports that meet the definition of an emergency transport do not require prior authorization.
Providers must use modifier ET and one of the facility-to-facility transfer modifiers (HH, HI, or IH) on each procedure code listed on the claim.

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