Texas HHS Urges Long-Term Care Facilities to Update Hurricane Preparedness Plans

May 28, 2021

Texas HHS is urging long-term care providers to prepare for natural disasters ahead of an active hurricane season forecasted by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

HHSC Provides 200 Tablets to Foster Grandparent Volunteers

May 24, 2021

HHSC is virtually connecting volunteers in the Foster Grandparent Program with the children they serve with the purchase of 200 new tablets.

HHSC Hosts Mental Health Creative Arts Contest Virtual Reception

May 21, 2021

HHSC hosts a virtual reception to highlight art submissions and contest winners from the Mental Health Creative Arts Contest.

HHSC Allows CNA Applicants to Apply Pandemic Work Experience Toward Certification

May 20, 2021

HHSC is allowing nurse aide applicants to apply on-the-job experience during COVID-19 to the 100-hour training requirement for certification.

HHSC Announces Innovators in Aging Awardees

May 12, 2021

The Innovators in Aging award categories highlight the three components of aging and living well: being healthy, being connected and being informed

Express Hiring Event for Mexia State Supported Living Center

May 10, 2021

The Mexia State Supported Living Center is hosting an express hire event on Wednesday, May 12, to find and hire qualified candidates for more than 100 open positions.

HHSC Encourages Women to Access Vital Health Screenings During National Women’s Health Week

May 10, 2021

During National Women's Health Week HHSC is encouraging women and girls to take care of their physical and mental health.

Texas Decreases Use of Antipsychotic Drugs in Nursing Facilities

April 30, 2021

Texas has decreased its use of antipsychotic drugs in nursing facilities by 58 percent, according to a report from the National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care in Nursing Homes.

Express Hiring Event for San Antonio State Supported Living Center

April 12, 2021

The San Antonio State Supported Living Center is hosting an on-site express hiring event. The center provides residential care for Texans with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Express Hiring Event for Corpus Christi State Supported Living Center

April 7, 2021

Corpus Christi SSLC is hosting an express hire event to find and hire qualified candidates for more than 100 open positions.