A Chemical Dependency Treatment Facility is any facility that offers treatment for persons with chemical dependency. Texas Health and Safety Code, Chapter 464, requires facilities providing substance abuse treatment services to be licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services.
Methodology / Rules
The Chemical Dependency Treatment Facility Services program rules are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 354, SubChapter A, Division 22, Rules 1311-1312.
Reimbursement rules applicable to Chemical Dependency Treatment Facility are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 355, SubChapter J, Division 13, Rule 8241.
The fee schedules and any periodic adjustment(s) to the fee schedules are published in banner messages contained in provider Remittance and Status (R&S) reports, Medicaid Bulletin articles, web postings, provider manual, fee schedules or other provider notification.
Payment Rate Information
Payment rate information is published by procedure code in the applicable Texas Medicaid Fee Schedule located on the Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) website (see Fee Schedules).