Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
Resources for DADS service providers
Medically Dependent Children Program (MDCP)
Other DADS resources

How to become an MDCP provider

Contracting to provide services

To be eligible to provide services and receive reimbursement for these services, a provider agency must meet certain eligibility criteria. Rules regarding program and contracting requirements can be found in Title 40 of the Texas Administrative Code (TAC) as follows:

For more information about DADS provider enrollment process and requirements, please click here.

An individual or provider agency must complete an application to provide services in the Community Services programs. Once you have met the minimum eligibility criteria, you may review the required application documents by clicking on the link below.

The forms may be downloaded for completion. Completed forms and any additional required information should be mailed to:

Regular mail
Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
Community Services Contracts Unit
Mail Code W-357
P.O. Box 149030
Austin, TX 78714-9030

Overnight/Express delivery
Department of Aging and Disability Services
Community Services Contracts Unit
Mail Code W-357
701 West 51st St.
Austin, TX 78751

Should you have any questions regarding the enrollment process for these programs, contact the Community Services Contracts Unit at 512-438-3550. Please be advised that contract applications must be submitted by mail to the address above and may not be submitted electronically or by facsimile.

Medicaid provider enrollment

All providers performing medical services who wish to be eligible for reimbursement for Title XIX (Medicaid) benefits must complete the required Medicaid Provider Enrollment Application forms and, if applicable, enter into a written provider agreement. For information on how to become a Medicaid provider, please visit the Texas Health and Human Services Commission website.

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Updated: August 16, 2013