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Press Releases

HHSC Celebrates Grand Opening of $357 Million San Antonio State Hospital

Texas HHSC celebrated the grand opening of a new $357 million replacement hospital at San Antonio State Hospital.

John S. Dunn Behavioral Sciences Center Marks 2-Year Anniversary

March marks the two-year anniversary of the opening of the John S. Dunn Behavioral Sciences Center, a collaboration between HHSC and UTHealth Houston.

Gov. Abbott, HHSC Extend Medicaid, CHIP Postpartum Coverage to 12 Months

Gov. Abbott announced that HHSC is extending postpartum coverage to 12 months for eligible Medicaid and CHIP recipients effective March 1, 2024.

Media Advisories

HHSC to Host Grand Opening Ceremony at San Antonio State Hospital April 9

HHSC is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday, April 9, to celebrate the grand opening of a new 300-bed replacement hospital for San Antonio State Hospital.

HHSC Honors Foster Grandparent for 30 Years of Service

Texas HHSC is recognizing Willie Piper for 30 years of service to the Foster Grandparent Program during a celebration of her dedication and commitment on Thursday, Feb. 29.

HHSC Hosts Ribbon Cutting for El Paso State Supported Living Center Sports Complex

HHSC will host a ribbon cutting Thursday, Jan. 18, to celebrate a new sports complex at the El Paso State Supported Living Center.