Date: March 18, 2013
Contact: Stephanie Goodman, 512-424-6951
Preliminary Claims Data for Texas Women’s Health Program
AUSTIN ― The Texas Health and Human Services Commission has released preliminary claims data for the new Texas Women’s Health Program. Providers have six months to submit claims for services so data for January 2013 is still incomplete. Last year, 63 percent of the January claims had been submitted by the end of February.
January 2013 claims paid by March 3, 2013: 14,124
January 2012 claims paid by March 1, 2012: 14,908
Final count of January 2012 claims: 23,689
Women’s Health Program clients can find a new doctor or clinic by visiting www.texaswomenshealth.org or calling 800-335-8957 (select a language, and then press 5).