NF COVID-19 Vaccine Data Reporting Rule Revised Effective January 6

January 5, 2022

HHSC Long-term Care Regulation has published a revised COVID-19 Vaccine Data Reporting Rule (PDF). It became effective January 6, 2022 and includes Emergency Communication System Enrollment for nursing facilities.

The rule requires NFs:

  • Report COVID-19 vaccine data within 24 hours
  • Enroll in an emergency communication system

HHSC will inform NFs when they can begin enrollment.

Email LTCRPolicy@hhs.texas.gov or call 512-483-3161 for questions about these rules.