Reports and Presentations

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

Medicaid Managed Care Denial and Appeals Process - 2023

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.

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.

Report on Mental Health Appropriations and Federal Matching Opportunities - December 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).

Annual Report on Federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant Expenditures - 2022

Rider 59 requires HHSC to produce and submit an annual report on the uses of the federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant 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.

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.

Updated Report on Suicide and Suicide Prevention in Texas - 2022

The Report on Suicide and Suicide Prevention in Texas was prepared by the Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council 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)).

Report on the Mental Health Peer Support Re-entry Program - Fiscal Year 2022

HHSC shall submit a report to the Governor's Office and the Legislative Budget Board on the program that includes the total population served and client outcome measures.

Independent Living Services Study Report - Fiscal Year 2022

The report details the current Independent Living Services model, limitations of the model, and recommendations to improve the current model in the future.

Cost Effective and Clinically Appropriate Methods to Deliver Dialysis Services in the Medicaid Program - Fiscal Year 2022

This report reviews the Medicare End-Stage Renal Disease Treatment Choices model, value-based purchasing models for dialysis services and innovative models of delivering services to persons with renal disease, alternatives to providing dialysis to persons under emergency Medicaid, and how other states have been able to modify implementation of their Medicaid program to increase options in providing dialysis.