Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Centers
Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Centers (PPECCs) allow minors from birth through age 20 with medically complex conditions to receive daily medical care in a non-residential setting.
When prescribed by a physician, minors can attend a PPECC up to a maximum of 12 hours per day to receive medical, nursing, psychosocial, therapeutic and developmental services appropriate to their medical condition and developmental status.
The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) will begin licensing and regulating the centers on Jan. 1, 2015.
News & Alerts
- DADS Will Begin Accepting CMP Funds Applications Dec. 1 (Nov. 19, 2015)
- CMS Published New ICD-10 Blog (Oct. 5, 2015)
- Unavailability of the Texas OIG List of Excluded Individuals and Entities (June 19, 2015)
- DADS Launches ICD-10 Transition Website (June 4, 2015)
- Civil Money Penalty (CMP) Funds Available to Fund Projects (June 2, 2015)
- Previous alerts
|PL 2015-28 PDF||Receiving Survey Documents Electronically||10/19/2015|
|PL 2015-18 PDF||Changes Made to Form 3613-A||06/26/2015|
- For program information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- For policy or rules information, please call 512-438-3161.
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Updated: July 16, 2015