HHSC Publishes Individualized Skills and Socialization Automatic Service Authorizations and Electronic Visit Verification

IL 2023-03 is posted to the HHS site for HCS, TxHmL, LIDDA, FMSA and EVV.

Effective Jan. 1, 2023, individualized skills and socialization became an available service in the HCS and TxHmL Programs. For the time period of Jan. 1, 2023, to Feb. 28, 2023, both day habilitation and individualized skills and socialization will be allowable program services.

Day habilitation will no longer be a Medicaid-billable service in the HCS or TxHmL Programs for dates of service beginning March 1, 2023, and ongoing.

For questions, email HCSPolicy@hhs.texas.gov or TxHmLPolicy@hhs.texas.gov.