News

 

  • Press Release
    January 6, 2022

    During National Cervical Health Awareness Month this January, Texas HHSC is encouraging women to get screened for cervical cancer.

    Topics: Health

  • News Article
    December 23, 2021

    HHS in the News features news stories and articles about the positive impact the Texas Health and Human Services Commission provides Texans through its programs and services.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Food, Health

  • News Article
    December 16, 2021

    Gov. Greg Abbott today announced Texas HHSC is providing $128 million in federal American Rescue Plan Act funding to rural hospitals and nursing facilities to support health care providers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Topics: Health, Long-term Care Providers

  • November 19, 2021

    HHS is connecting with Spanish-speaking Texans through Maya, a chatbot that provides information in Spanish about the WIC services available to new mothers and families with young children.

    Topics: Children, Health, Women

  • October 25, 2021

    With the flu and COVID-19 circulating, DSHS and HHSC are encouraging everyone who can to get vaccinated.

    Topics: Health

  • October 1, 2021

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and HHSC is encouraging women to get screened regularly for the disease.

    Topics: Health, Women

  • September 13, 2021

    HHS in the News features news stories and articles about the positive impact the Texas Health and Human Services Commission provides Texans through its programs and services.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Health, Food

  • September 8, 2021

    In 2019, the Texas Legislature designated September as Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month to shine a light on this hereditary blood disorder.

    Topics: Health

  • August 1, 2021

    HHS in the News features news stories and articles about the positive impact the Texas Health and Human Services Commission provides Texans through its programs and services.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Food, Health

  • July 7, 2021

    HHS in the News features news stories and articles about the positive impact the Texas Health and Human Services Commission provides Texans through its programs and services.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Food, Health