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Provider Alert!

Provider Alert! CHIP Co-Payments

Attention: All Texas Children’s Health Plan Providers Subject: CHIP- Co-Payments On Thursday, August 31, 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) approved the state's request to waive Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) co-payments for members with a permanent address in one of the Hurricane Harvey Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) declared disaster counties. FEMA-declared disaster counties for Hurricane Harvey may be accessed here: https://www.fema.gov/disaster/4332. Co-payments are waived for services provided August 25, 2017 through November 30, 2017. Therefore, providers must not require [...]

Provider Alert! Annual Reminder on Copayments and Deductibles

To:  All Texas Children’s Health Plan Providers Subject: Annual Reminder on Copayments and Deductibles Texas Children’s Health Plan will pay for a primary insurance deductible with proof of assignment to the deductible on the primary evidence of procedure. Payments will be made up to Medicaid allowable only. Claims for primary insurance copayments should be sent to Texas Medicaid and Healthcare Partnership directly.  Texas Children’s Health Plan will not pay CP001 or CP002 on a claim as these are not payable by the [...]