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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Durable Medical Equipment, Medical Supplies, and Nutritional Products Handbook : 2. Texas Medicaid (Title XIX) Home Health Services : 2.2 Services, Benefits, Limitations and Prior Authorization : 2.2.23 Wound Care Supplies or Systems : 2.2.23.3 Noncovered Services

2.2.23.3
The following services are not a benefit of Texas Medicaid:
Wound care supplies for use in the office or outpatient setting. Supplies provided in an outpatient setting, such as a wound care clinic, are part of the facility fee and are not separately reimbursed.
Portable hyperbaric oxygen chambers (procedure code A4575) that are placed directly over the wound and provide higher concentrations of oxygen to the damaged tissue.
Rental or purchase of an electrical stimulation or electromagnetic wound treatment device (procedure code E0769), for use by the client or caregiver in the home setting.

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