Medically Dependent Children Program (MDCP)

Overview

This program provides services to support families caring for children and young adults who are medically dependent and to encourage de-institutionalization of children in nursing facilities.

Methodology/Rules

The Medically Dependent Children Program program-specific Reimbursement Methodology is located in Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 355, Subchapter E, Rule §335.507. This rule explains in detail how the MDCP payment rates are calculated.

Cost Determination Process Rules applicable to the Medically Dependent Children Program are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 355, SubChapter A, Rules 101-111 and 114.

Rules pertaining to the maintenance of contractor records for the Medically Dependent Children Program are located at Title 40 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 1, Chapter 49, SubChapter C, Rule 49.307.

Payment Rate Information

Effective September 1, 2019 to Current (.pdf)
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Effective February 1, 2011 (.pdf)
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