HHSC Policy Updates

The purpose of this section is to make the most current policy and procedures readily available via a single resource. Memoranda containing policy or procedural information will be placed on this list at the time of distribution. They will remain on the list until the information contained is completely incorporated into the handbook.

Release Date Title
5-10-22 New Process for Communicating Money Follows the Person Limited Nursing Facility Stay to Program Support Unit
4-11-22 STAR Kids Long Term Services and Supports Billing Matrix Update
Attachment: SKH-Appendix III
3-21-22 Upcoming STAR Kids Handbook (SKH) Revision 22-2 – The files below show the changes that will be incorporated into the handbook effective July 1, 2022.

Revision Notice, SKH 22-2, Sections 1000, 2000, 3000 and 4000, Forms 2603, 2603-S and Instructions, Forms 2604, 2604-S and Instructions, and Appendix X Revised
Section 1000, Overview and Eligibility 
Section 2000, Medically Dependent Children Program Intake and Initial Application
Section 3000, STAR Kids Screening and Assessment and Service Planning
Section 4000, STAR Kids Community Services
Form 2603, STAR Kids Individual Service Plan (ISP) Narrative
Form 2603 Instructions, STAR Kids Individual Service Plan (ISP) Narrative
Form 2604, STAR Kids Individual Service Plan – Service Tracking Tool
Form 2604 Instructions, STAR Kids Individual Service Plan – Service Tracking Tool
Appendix X, Income and Resource Limits