Search Providers

Narrow your search results by keywords, filters or both.

  • Pages

    This webpage provides planning and response information, resources and strategies that can assist the area agencies on aging network to better prepare for and respond to all types of emergencies, disasters, epidemics and pandemics.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Aging

  • Pages

    The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) Office of Area Agencies on Aging (OAAA) applies for grants funded by Administration for Community Living (ACL). These are the State Health Insurance Assistance Programs (SHIP) and Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) grants. In Texas, SHIP is called the Health Information, Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP). Both grants serve Medicare beneficiaries in all 254 counties across Texas. The SHIP grant has existed since 1992 and the MIPPA grant was implemented in 2008 to support the SHIP efforts.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Aging, Policy

  • Pages

    Texas Area Agencies on Aging procedural information.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Policy, Aging

  • Pages

    Information about Texas Area Agencies on Aging Texas Benefits Counseling Program

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Aging, Benefits

  • Pages

    Information for Consumer Directed Services (CDS) providers in Texas.

    Topics: Disability, Long-term Care Providers

  • Pages

    Consumer Directed Services (CDS) Webinar recordings and presentation documents.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers, Financial

  • Pages

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers

  • Pages

    Information about how to become a CDS provider in Texas.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers

  • Pages

    The 28 area agencies on aging (AAA) provide services to help people age 60 and older, their family members and caregivers receive the information and assistance they need in locating and accessing community services.

    Topics: Aging, Long-term Care Providers

  • Provider News
    June 13, 2024

    Medicaid and CHIP Services will be hosting monthly sessions for Program Providers and Financial Management Services Agencies, who use the Long-term Care online portal for the Home and Community-based Services and Texas Home Living waiver programs.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers

  • Provider News
    June 7, 2024

    June trainings for registered nurses, physical, occupational and speech therapists that collect OASIS Data.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers

  • Provider News
    June 7, 2024

    HHSC Long-term Care Regulation has created a new page that provides the four options for renewing a nurse aide certification.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers

  • Provider News
    May 31, 2024

    HHSC Long-term Care Regulation has updated the Nurse Aide Registry website to include a new webpage that provides the nine different ways to become a certified nurse aide in Texas, including detailed steps and process maps for each.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers

  • Provider News
    May 28, 2024

    Long-Term Care Regulation staff and program providers are invited to attend the following in-person classes hosted in June 2024.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers

  • Provider News
    May 28, 2024

    In March 2020, HHSC started a temporary policy change for respite and Community First Choice (CFC) Personal Assistance Services (PAS)/Habilitation (HAB) provided in the Home and Community-based Services (HCS) and Texas Home Living (TxHmL) waiver programs. This temporary policy change is effective March 27, 2020, through March 31, 2025. HHSC will provide guidance if anything changes.

    Topics: Long-term Care Providers

305 items found.