Kidney Health Care

Kidney Health Care is a statewide program that helps Texans with end-stage renal disease pay for their treatment, including:

  • Dialysis treatments
  • Access surgery
  • Drugs
  • Travel to transplant or dialysis services
  • Medicare premiums

KHC News

Effective Jan. 1, 2023, the Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act will provide lifetime Medicare coverage of immunosuppressant drugs (ISDs) for kidney transplant recipients who are eligible for Medicare. For more information on this Medicare benefit, read our Expanded Medicare Coverage of ISDs for Kidney Transplant Patients (PDF) notice.

How to Become a Provider

See contracting opportunities and learn how to become a provider by visiting the Vendor and Contractor Information page.

Email us at opshproviderenrollment@hhs.texas.gov

Provider Manual and Rules

KHC Provider Manual
KHC Provider Manual (PDF)

KHC Prescription Drug Plan & Medicare Part D Provider Manual
KHC Prescription Drug Plan & Medicare Part D Provider Manual (PDF)

Kidney Health Care Rules and Legislation
Health and Safety Code, Chapter 42 (PDF)
Program Rules: Chapter 61

Access Surgery and Dialysis Rate Information

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Phone
800-222-3986
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time
Monday through Friday

Austin Area Phone
512-776-7150

General Fax Number
512-776-7162

Mailing Address
Kidney Health Care
MC 1938
P.O. Box 149030
Austin, TX 78714-9947