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December 2016 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Inpatient and Outpatient Hospital Services Handbook : 5 Ambulatory Surgical Center and Hospital Ambulatory Surgical Center : 5.2 Services, Benefits, Limitations, and Prior Authorization : 5.2.5 Cochlear Implants

A cochlear implant is a benefit of Texas Medicaid when medically indicated. ASC and HASC providers may be reimbursed for the implantation procedure using procedure code 69930, and for the cochlear implant devices using procedure code L8614.
Refer to:
Subsection 9.2.23, “Cochlear Implants,” in the Medical and Nursing Specialists, Physicians, and Physician Assistants Handbook (Vol. 2, Provider Handbooks).

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