Family Planning Services

Overview

Family planning services help individuals determine the number and spacing of their children. This promotes positive birth outcomes and healthy families. Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) helps fund clinic sites across the state that provide quality, comprehensive, low-cost, and easily accessible reproductive health care to women and men. Learn more about services available through the assistance of the Texas Family Planning program located on the Healthy Texas Women Family Planning Program website.

Methodology / Rules

The Healthy Texas Women rules are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 382, Subchapter A, Rules 382.1-382.29. The Family Planning Progrm rules are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 382, Subchapter B, Rules 382.1-382.29

Reimbursement rules applicable to the Healthy Texas Women Program are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 382, SubChapter A, Rules 382.101 - 382.129.

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).