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.

HHSC Updates Visitation Rules for Long-Term Care Facilities

March 23, 2021

HHSC is expanding visitation statewide in nursing facilities and other long-term care settings, effective March 23.

HHSC Offers Services to Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injuries

March 10, 2021

As part of Brain Injury Awareness Month, HHSC is recognizing brain injury survivors who are thriving with help from the agency’s Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services program.

HHSC Encourages Colorectal Cancer Screenings, Announces At-Home Screening Test for Medicaid Clients

March 5, 2021

During National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in March, HHSC is encouraging Texans to talk to their health care provider about getting screened.