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December 2016 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Medicaid Managed Care Handbook : 2 Overview of Medicaid Managed Care : 2.6 Reimbursement : 2.6.3 Health Insurance Premium Payment Program

2.6.3
Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program clients access their benefits as Texas Medicaid fee-for-service clients and are not enrolled in managed care unless they choose to leave the HIPP program.
Note:
STAR Health program clients are not eligible to receive HIPP benefits and will continue to receive benefits through the STAR Health program. Some STAR+PLUS clients are eligible to receive HIPP benefits and continue to receive benefits through the STAR+PLUS program.
Refer to:
Subsection 4.12, “Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program” in Section 4, “Client Eligibility” (Vol. 1, General Information).

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