Enrollment with HHSC as a Medicaid provider is a prerequisite for participation in other state programs administered by VDP:

  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Services Program
  • Healthy Texas Women (HTW) Program
  • Kidney Health Care (KHC) Program

Enrollment with HHSC is also a prerequisite for participation in any Medicaid or CHIP managed care pharmacy network.

Pharmacy staff should contact the MCO for participation instructions. MCOs must allow any Medicaid-enrolled pharmacy provider willing to accept the terms and conditions of the MCO or pharmacy benefits manager PBM contract to enroll in the network. Refer to the MCO Pharmacy Participation section for contact information.