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Your Advantages as a TIHP Provider

As an HMO I-SNP, Texas Independence Health Plan contracts with a network of high-quality healthcare providers in selected Texas counties. TIHP offers participating providers the following advantages:

  • Be part of a highly motivated, patient-centered team that cares about providing high-quality care to our patients and that values keeping patients healthy through advanced electronic health record systems, shared protocols, care plans, and care management.
  • Reimbursement based off of Medicare
  • Work with local, hands-on leadership that understands the challenges and rewards of being a provider because we are providers ourselves.

Advantages For Hospitals

TIHP provides a host of advantages to its hospital partners, including:

  • Shorter lengths of stay
  • Reduction of potentially avoidable utilization for PQI diagnoses
  • Lower 30-day readmission rates
  • Communication from a local provider clinical team to keep you informed and provide coordinated care to patients
  • Prompt and accurate claims payment

Advantages For Physicians

TIHP offers many advantages for participating physicians, including:

  • A source of additional patients
  • A local provider clinical team that provides case management and care coordination in consultation with you
  • A provider-friendly pre-authorization process in which the long-term care facility obtains authorizations
  • Better quality of care and health outcomes for patients as measured by HEDIS scores and hospital use rates

Are you interested in joining our Provider Network?

Page Last Updated:  10/1/2020

Texas Independence Health Plan is a HMO-SNP with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in Texas Independence Health Plan depends on contract renewal. H5015_TIHPWEB_2021