|Birthing Centers - State Regulations
||25 TAC §137
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Licensed Midwives Eligible to Enroll in Texas Medicaid Effective January 1, 2013
Beginning January 1, 2013, licensed midwife (LM) providers can enroll in Texas Medicaid. The online Provider Enrollment on the Portal (PEP) and the paper Texas Medicaid Provider Enrollment Application have been updated to allow for the enrollment of LMs.
Updated applications will be available on this website beginning December 17, 2012: http://www.tmhp.com/Pages/ProviderEnrollment/PE_TX_Medicaid_New.aspx.
The updated paper Texas Medicaid Provider Enrollment Application will be version XXII. A checkbox for the LM provider type and the Physician’s Letter of Agreement form, which will be required for LMs and certified nurse midwives, will also be added to this version of the paper application. For more information or for assistance with completing the application, call the TMHP Contact Center at 1-800-925-9126.