February 11, 2021

There will be a one-day delay in Vendor Drug Program payments to pharmacy providers because of the Presidents Day holiday on Monday, February 15. The delay affects claims for traditional Medicaid, the Children with Special Health Care Needs Services Program, and the Kidney Health Care Program.
HHSC will pay claims submitted between February 5 and February 12 on Tuesday, February 16, with deposits available on February 17. Claims submitted on or after January 12 will pay on the regular cycle.
Refer to the "Payment" chapter of the Texas VDP Pharmacy Provider Procedure Manual for more information on VDP payment.