Below you will find all of the Clinical Practice Guidelines. If you wish to open the following forms, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. To download a form, right click on one of the links below and select "Save Target As."
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Availability of Criteria
The criteria which is used to make an authorization decision is available to the practitioner over the phone or made available in our office for proprietary criteria. Criteria used from the public domain is facilitated through a URL link or a mailed copy.
Providers requesting the criteria by phone should call Provider Relations at 832-828-1004 and request the Utilization Review manager.
Behavioral Health Guidelines
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Practice Parameters
AACAP Practice Parameter - ADHD New
AACAP Practice Parameter - Depressive Disorders New
American Academy of Pediatrics Guidelines New
AAP Clinical Practice Guidelines - ADHD
American Society of Addiction Medicine New
American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines
APA - Practice Guideline Major Depressive Disorder New
Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement, Health Care Guideline: Major Depression in Adults in Primary Care New
National Guideline Clearinghouse – Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Texas Health and Human Services - Substance Abuse Outpatient Care New
Pediatric Echocardiogram Guidelines
Texas Health Steps Periodicity Schedule New
Recommended Immunization Schedule Age 0-18 New
Catch-up Immunization Schedule Age 0-18 New
AAP Bright Futures Periodicity Schedule New
Adult Immunization Schedule Narrative New
Adult Immunization Schedule New
Adult Preventative Services New
Developmental Screening - Texas Children's Health Plan New