Table of Contents Previous Next Index

2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Behavioral Health, Rehabilitation, and Case Management Services Handbook : 3. Case Management for Children and Pregnant Women : 3.3 Services, Benefits, Limitations, and Prior Authorization : 3.3.1 Prior Authorization

3.3.1
Prior Authorization
All services must be prior authorized. One comprehensive visit is approved for all eligible clients. Follow-up visits are authorized based on contributing factors. Additional visits can be requested and may be authorized based on a continuing need for services. A prior authorization number is required on all claims for Case Management for Children and Pregnant Women services.
Note:
Approved case management providers may request prior authorization from DSHS by fax at (512) 458‑7574 or on the website at www.dshs.state.tx.us/caseman/subpaweb.shtm.

Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership
CPT only copyright 2011 American Medical Association. All rights reserved.