Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Center (PPECC)

Overview

Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Centers (PPECCs) allow minors from birth through age 20 with medically complex conditions to receive daily medical care in a non-residential setting.

Methodology/Rules

The Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Center (PPECC) (program-specific) Reimbursement Methodology is located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 355, Subchapter M, Rule §355.9080. This rule section explains in detail how the PPECC payment rate is calculated.

Payment Rate Information

Effective June 1, 2017 to Current (.pdf)