Reports and Presentations

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

December 9, 2021

Biannual Therapy Access Monitoring Report - December 2021

The twelfth report for December 2021 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.

December 7, 2021

Utilization Review in STAR+PLUS Managed Care Report for Fiscal Year 2021

This report provides findings and recommendations from the 2021 Utilization Review of the STAR+PLUS Managed Care program.

December 3, 2021

Aging Texas Well Strategic Plan for the 2022 - 2023 Biennium

The Aging Texas Well Strategic Plan for the 2022-2023 biennium is submitted in accordance with Executive Order RP-42 (Appendix A). The executive order established key mandates to direct the ATW initiative and state leaders on policy planning for older Texans. The executive order also instructs the Aging Texas Well Advisory Committee to guide and support state leadership on aging-related matters and requires Texas Health and Human Services Commission to develop a biennial working plan to identify and discuss aging policy issues, guide state government readiness, and promote increased community preparedness for the aging Texas population.

November 15, 2021

Report on the Mental Health First Aid Program for Fiscal Year 2021

MHFA is an evidence-based curriculum used to teach individuals how to help someone who may be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Health and Safety Code, Section 1001.205(b) requires HHSC to report data on the number of persons trained in MHFA and a detailed accounting of expenditures.

October 20, 2021

Medicaid CHIP Data Analytics Unit Quarterly Report of Activities SFY 2021, Q4

This fourth quarterly report reflects activities and findings of the Data Analytics Unit for State Fiscal Year 2021.

October 12, 2021

Presentation to the House Committee on Human Services - Children Without Placement and Unaccompanied Children

This presentation encompasses details regarding HHSC involvement in the Children Without Placement issue.

Unaccompanied Children Presentation to the House Committee on Human Services

This presentation encompasses details regarding HHSC regulatory oversight of unaccompanied minor children.

October 5, 2021

Medically Dependent Children Program Monitoring Report - September 2021

Medically Dependent Children Program Monitoring Report is a legislatively required report containing, for the most recent state fiscal quarter, information and data related to access to care for Medicaid recipients receiving benefits under the Medically Dependent Children Program (MDCP) waiver program.

Presentation to the House Select Committee on Youth Health and Safety

Impact of COVID-19 on mental health needs of Texas children and effective treatment strategies.

September 1, 2021

Maternal Depression Strategic Plan Update for FY21-25

In August 2020, HHSC and DSHS released the Postpartum Depression Strategic Plan, required by Section 32.046, Texas Health and Safety Code. This update reviews activities completed in fiscal year 2021 and future activities.