Rehab group targets transition to HMOs

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

SAN ANTONIO - The Greater Texas Rehab Providers' Council holds its annual meeting, "Back to the Basics," at the Hyatt Regency here Aug. 2-4. This year's focus: the Medicaid program's ongoing transition to HMOs. "We will have several panel discussions with (Medicaid) representatives," said Tom Hafford, the council's president. "Providers will learn what they can and can't expect from their relationships with HMOs. "Providers at the meeting will also get a preview of what is to come with the new manual wheelchair HCPCS codes. For more information, visit