Reports and Presentations

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

December 1, 2022

Report of the Ombudsman for Children and Youth Foster Care

The report presents the work of the Ombudsman for Children and Youth in Foster Care for FY2022.

All Texas Access Report FY 2022

All Texas Access is a legislatively mandated initiative that focuses on increasing access to mental health services in rural Texas communities. HHSC is collaborating with the rural-serving LMHA and LBHAs to focus on diverting more Texans with mental illness away from the criminal justice system and into treatment.

Medicaid Benefits and Services Not Provided Under the Managed Care Model

Report on evaluation of the feasibility, cost-effectiveness, and impact on Medicaid recipients of providing benefits and services through the managed care model that are not currently provided through that model.

November 30, 2022

Texas Statewide Behavioral Health Strategic Plan Progress Report FY 2022

The Statewide Behavioral Health Strategic Plan Progress Report for Fiscal Year 2022 is prepared by the Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council and discusses fiscal year 2022 progress and successes related to implementation of the Statewide Behavioral Health Strategic Plan.

Pilot Program for Providing Medical Transportation to Pregnant Women and New Mothers - Pilot Results

HHSC must implement a pilot allowing a woman during and after pregnancy enrolled in STAR to bring another child with her when using nonemergency medical transportation (NEMT) services. The intent of the bill is to increase access to prenatal and postpartum health care services; reduce pregnancy-related complications; and decrease the rate of missed appointments by this population.

Promoting Independence Plan 2022

The Promoting Independence Plan is Texas' comprehensive response to the Supreme Court's 1999 Olmstead decision, but also outlines a vision and guiding principle for the Health and Human Services Commission to provide a system of holistic services and supports that foster independence and self-determination for people with disabilities so that they may be able to live fully integrated into their chosen communities. The goals of the 2022 PIP reflect several key areas essential to achieving this vision.

HHS Ombudsman Managed Care Assistance Team Q4 FY 2022

This quarterly report provides statistical information on cases submitted to the HHS Ombudsman Managed Care Team regarding Medicaid managed care.

November 29, 2022

Evaluation of Integrated Care for Kids (InCK) Model

Evaluation of CMS’s InCK model and whether it would benefit children in Texas, including children enrolled in STAR Health.

Judicial Partners Survey FY 2022

The 2022 Survey gives an updated judicial viewpoint on the personnel, services and programs of the HHSC Office of Guardianship.

November 28, 2022

State Efforts to Address Maternal Depression, Mortality and Morbidity in Texas

This report provides a comprehensive overview of the Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) system’s strategies, programs, and initiatives to reduce maternal depression, mortality and morbidity.