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December 2016 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Ambulance ServicesHandbook : 2 Ambulance Services : 2.2 Services, Benefits, Limitations, and Prior Authorization : 2.2.5 Types of Transport : 2.2.5.6 Transports to or from State Institutions

2.2.5.6
Ambulance transports to or from a state-funded hospital for admission or following discharge are covered when nonemergency transfer criteria are met. Ambulance transfers of clients while they are inpatients of the institution are not covered. The institution is responsible for routine nonemergency transportation.

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