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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Behavioral Health, Rehabilitation, and Case Management Services Handbook : 3. Case Management for Children and Pregnant Women : 3.1 Overview

Case management services are provided to help eligible clients get necessary medical, social, educational, and other services; encourage cost-effective health and health-related care; discourage overutilization or duplication of services; and make appropriate referrals to providers. Case managers assess a client’s need for medical, social, educational, and other services and then develop a service plan to address those needs.

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