Texas Council on Consumer Direction (TCCD) Training & Outreach (TO) and Processes & Expansion (PE) Subcommittee Agenda

May 17, 2022 - 1:00 pm

United States

Meeting Site:

This meeting will be conducted online using GotoWebinar only. To join the meeting, go to https://texashhsmeetings.org/TCCD_TOPE_SC_May2022. There is not a physical location for this meeting.  Attendees who would like to provide public comment should see the Public Comment section below.

  1. Welcome, introductions, and roll call
  2. Consideration of February 15, 2022, draft meeting minutes
  3. Consumer Directed Services employer manual
  4. Disability awareness week
  5. Community Outreach
  6. Public comment
  7. Review of action items and agenda items for next meeting
  8. Adjourn

Public Comment:  The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) welcomes public comments pertaining to topics related to any agenda items noted above. Members of the public who would like to provide written public comment to HHSC may email TCCD@hhsc.state.tx.us no later than 5:00 p.m., May 15, 2022. Please include your name and either the organization you are representing or that you are speaking as a private citizen. Staff will not read written comments aloud during the meeting, but comments will be forwarded to State staff and Subcommittee members for their consideration. Comments should not include confidential information or protected health information.

Members of the public may also use the GotoWebinar Q&A section to submit a request to provide oral public comment only. The request must contain your name, either the organization you are representing or that you are speaking as a private citizen, and your direct phone number. Do not include confidential information or protected health information in comments.

Public comment is limited to three minutes. Each speaker must state their name and on whose behalf they are speaking (if anyone).  Public members who are using handouts are asked to provide an electronic copy in accessible pdf format that will be distributed by HHSC staff to Subcommittee members and State staff. Handouts are limited to two pages (paper size: 8.5” by 11”, one side only).  Handouts must be emailed to HHSC and include the name of the person who will be commenting. Do not include confidential information or protected health information in handouts. Staff will not read handouts aloud during the meeting, but handouts will be provided to Subcommittee members and State staff.

Note: These procedures may be revised at the discretion of HHSC.

This meeting is open to the public. No reservations are required, and there is no cost to attend this meeting.

Contact: Questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements should be directed to Michelle Thomas, Advisory Committee Coordinator, Medicaid and CHIP Services, at 512-438-4329 or TCCD@hhsc.state.tx.us.

Persons who want to attend the meeting and require assistive technology or services should contact Thomas at 512-438-4329 or TCCD@hhsc.state.tx.us at least 72 hours before the meeting so appropriate arrangements can be made.