Reports and Presentations

Note: These files are in PDF format unless otherwise noted.

February 3, 2023

Feasibility of Maximizing Federal Funds for Children in Foster Care

Report analyzes recommendations from a consulting group on to determine the feasibility of maximizing federal funds, using Medicaid benefits, and streamlining processes to help children in foster care.

January 5, 2023

Rider 148 EVV System Availability Report January 2023

Monthly report on the total hours the state EVV systems were unavailable, malfunctioning, or not accessible.

January 2, 2023

Biannual Therapy Access Monitoring Report - December 2022

The fourteenth report with analysis of selected data related to pediatric acute care therapy services (including physical, occupational, and speech therapies) and assessment of impact on access to care.

Medicaid Managed Care Denial and Appeals Process

A study of the denial and appeals process including but not limited to, the administrative hearing process within the managed care networks for the STAR Kids, STAR Health, and STAR+PLUS Programs.

December 30, 2022

Independent Living Services Annual Report 2022

The report details key performance measures and trends for the Independent Living Services program’s purchased services, base grant, and Texas State Independent Living Council contracts for fiscal years 2021 and 2022.

December 29, 2022

Report on Mental Health Appropriations and Federal Matching Opportunities -- FY 2022

The Report on Suicide and Suicide Prevention in Texas was prepared by the Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council (SBHCC) and is submitted in compliance with the 2022-23 General Appropriations Act, S.B. 1, 87th Legislature, Regular Session, 2021 (Article IX, HHSC, Section 10.04 (f)). Section 10.04(f).

December 27, 2022

Annual Report on Federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant Expenditures (Rider 59)

Rider 59 requires HHSC to produce and submit an annual report on the uses of the federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant (SABG) funds received by HHSC, including supplemental and one-time awards.

Funds Recouped from Local Authorities in Fiscal Year 2022

This report shows funds recouped from local authorities in fiscal year 2022 including the amount of the recoupment by strategy, the reasons for the recoupment, the local authorities involved, and any contract requirements not met.

December 14, 2022

Alternatives to Abortion Report for Fiscal Year 2022

The 2022 Alternatives to Abortion Report includes: an introduction to the HHSC A2A program, the total number of A2A providers, total number of unduplicated clients served by each provider, a description of A2A outreach efforts by providers and HHSC, total expenditures by method of financing, total contract amounts by provider, and outcome measures included in contracts with providers.

Report on Suicide and Suicide Prevention in Texas 2022 Update

The Report on Suicide and Suicide Prevention in Texas was prepared by the Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council (SBHCC) and is submitted in compliance with the 2022-23 General Appropriations Act, S.B. 1, 87th Legislature, Regular Session, 2021 (Article IX, HHSC, Section 10.04 (f)).