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Early Childhood Intervention: Case Management


ECI is a statewide program for families with children, birth to three, with disabilities and developmental delays. Information regarding the Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) program can be found on the Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) website.

Cost Reporting Information

MEI Cost Reporting Information

Methodology / Rules

Reimbursement rules applicable to the Case Management for Early Childhood Intervention are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 355, SubChapter J, Division 22, Rules 8421.

Important notices regarding the Early Childhood Intervention program

Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) - Targeted Case Management (TCM) Notices

View FFY 2013 - Cost Report Training - Documentation Requirements (.pdf) (05/18/12)

View FFY 2012 - Rates effective October 1, 2011 and Cost Reporting Requirements (.pdf) (07/20/11)

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).

SERVICEProcedure CodeModifierMaximum RateUnitsEffective Date
Case Management for ECI - Face to FaceT1017U1$32.9115 Minutes10/01/2011
Case Management for ECI - Telephone ContactT1017 $26.3915 Minutes10/01/2011

Related Information

Medicaid Administrative Claiming (MAC) Program

Time Study

Training Information

MEI Cost Report Training