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Date-of-Service Extension for Telemedicine (Physician-Delivered) and Telehealth (NonPhysician-Delivered) Services

Last updated on 4/30/2020

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Information posted April 30, 2020

As part of its continued response to COVID-19 (coronavirus), Healthy Texas Women (HTW) and the Family Planning Program (FPP) will provide reimbursement for previously identified telemedicine and telehealth services through May 31, 2020, dates of service. Effective dates remain as stated in the original notifications, which are listed below:

All services listed in the Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual, Telecommunication Services Handbook and the Clinics and Other Outpatient Facility Services Handbook continue to remain eligible for HTW and FPP reimbursement. Providers can refer to these handbooks for additional information about the Texas Medicaid telemedicine and telehealth service benefits.

For more information, call the TMHP Contact Center at 800-925-9126.