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Dealing with Denials or Reductions of Medicaid Services

This article provides information on dealing with denials or reductions of Medicaid services. This information is excerpted from content by Disability Rights Texas.

My child’s Medicaid services are being denied or reduced. Will I get notice in writing?

Yes, according to state and federal Medicaid law the managed care organization must send a written notice of a denial or reduction in services to you and your child.

See Dealing with Denials or Reductions of Medicaid Services: Frequently Asked Questions.

 

Can I challenge my child's Medicaid denial or reduction decision?

Yes, you have the right to challenge the managed care organization's decision to deny or reduce your child’s services. You can request an appeal or a Medicaid fair hearing.

See Dealing with Denials or Reductions of Medicaid Services: Frequently Asked Questions.

"Dealing with Denials or Reductions of Medicaid Services: Frequently Asked Questions" by Disability Rights Texas