Visit us at the 67th Annual THCA Convention and Trade Show- November 7th and 8th

The mission of the Texas Health Care Association is to unite, represent, and support professionals who strive to improve the delivery, quality, and integrity of long term healthcare services. The THCA 67th Annual Convention &…



There are four Medicaid programs in Texas: STAR, STAR+PLUS, STAR Health and traditional Medicaid.

There are four Medicaid programs in Texas: STAR, STAR+PLUS, STAR Health and traditional Medicaid. The type of Medicaid coverage a person gets depends on where the person lives and what kind of health issues the…



Amerigroup PAN Update Effective June 1, 2017

Summary of change: Effective June 1, 2017, the Nonemergent Medical Transportation (NEMT)Form will require the inclusion of diagnosis codes, procedure codes and supporting clinicaldocumentation. What is the impact of this change? Providers requesting NEMT must…


Transports for Nursing Facility Residents- TMHP

Ambulance Transports for Nursing Facility Residents May 2017- TMHP Volume 2 Nursing facilities are responsible for providing or arranging transportation for their residents. Arranging transportation for Medicaid clients includes obtaining prior authorizations for non-emergency ambulance…



Medical necessity event planned for March 16, 2017

Join us for the 1st Annual Medical Necessity and Medicaid Update.  Covered topics: * Requirements for coverage of ambulance transport * Qualifying medical necessity and non-urgent medical conditions * Deciding on the proper mode of transport * Forms required…