Articles with information about Provider Alerts.
Call to action: This notice is regarding the risk of severe lung disease among individuals who vape. Providers are reminded that screening and information on smoking cessation should be included as part of any routine patient visit. In addition to the services and support available through CHIP and Medicaid Texas Children’s Health Plan offers value added smoking cessation benefits to its active members. How this impacts providers: Providers should educate susceptible patients presenting with respiratory symptoms or other related health [...]