Effective July 1, 2022, Texas Health and Human Services (HHSC) is prohibiting copayments for Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder (MH/SUD) outpatient office visits, inpatient services, and residential treatment services. This prohibition is not contingent on the COVID-19 national public health emergency.
Under the new prohibition:
Note: Claims submitted without the attestation form will be denied.
If you have questions, call your provider advocate or UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Texas customer service at 888-887-9003, 8 a.m.–6 p.m. Central Time, Monday–Friday.
You can also visit UHCprovider.com/claims for more information.