Reports and Presentations
December 15, 2020
The report highlights the issues related to federal funding within HHS and identifies activities to maximize the receipt and use of federal funds, including budgetary impacts resulting from healthcare reform. Federal funding plays a critical role in the financing of HHS, accounting for approximately 63 percent of HHS expenditures in state fiscal year 2020.
December 14, 2020
This report describes the statewide initiatives that HHSC will require managed care organizations to implement to improve quality of maternal health care in Texas.
December 11, 2020
Annual report to provide an update to the Legislature on the implementation of the system redesign for individuals with an intellectual or developmental disability, as required by Texas Government Code, Chapter 534.
December 9, 2020
The Delivery of Health and Human Services to Young Texans report discusses services for children under six years of age a critical time of early development which impacts children’s long-term outcomes. The report updates the 2018 edition by highlighting a unified and collaborative approach to delivering services and improving the health of Texas children, including the delivery of these services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The 2020 version of the Telemedicine, Telehealth, and Home Telemonitoring Services in Texas Medicaid report provides client utilization and provider expenditure trends for these services for fiscal years (FY) 2018 and 2019.
December 7, 2020
This report provides a comprehensive overview of the Texas Health and Human Services system’s strategies, programs, and initiatives to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity.
This report provides preliminary findings from the 2020 utilization review of the STAR+PLUS Managed Care program.
December 4, 2020
This report provides findings and recommendations from the 2019 utilization review of the STAR+PLUS Managed Care program.
December 3, 2020
This is a report on the impact of patient- specific and lump- sum supplemental payment funding used to offset hospital uncompensated care costs, the impact of health care reform efforts on the funding streams that reimburse uncompensated care, and the future of these funding streams.
This report documents the number of youth formerly in foster care who do not renew their Medicaid and therefore do not maintain continuous health coverage until age 26 and includes recommendations to improve the rate of youth formerly in foster care who maintain continuous health care coverage.