Reports and Presentations

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

Children with Special Health Care Needs Client Demographics Report - 2021

The 2021 annual Children with Special Health Care Needs Client Demographics Report provides a demographic description of both the population served by the Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) program and of the individuals on the program’s waiting list.

Aging Texas Well Strategic Plan - (2022 - 2023)

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.

Office of the State Long-term Care Ombudsman: Ombudsman Annual Report - State Fiscal Year 2020

This report is issued by the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman to describe the program's activities, including complaint resolution on behalf of nursing and assisted living facility residents. It contains recommendations from the office regarding the rights, care and other issues related to residents.

Semi-annual Reporting of Waiting Lists for Mental Health Services - November 2021

Rider 50 requires HHSC to report semi-annually to the Legislative Budget Board and Governor regarding waiting lists for mental health services.

Texas Mental Health Condition and Substance Use Disorder Parity Strategic Plan - 2021

The Mental Health Condition and Substance Use Disorder (MHCSUD) Parity Work Group is required to submit a progress report each even-numbered year on September 1st to the appropriate legislative committees and state agencies. The progress report must include findings, recommendations, and information on the development of the Strategic Plan.

Presentation to the House Committee on Human Services - Children Without Placement and Unaccompanied Children - 2021

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

Unaccompanied Children Presentation to the House Committee on Human Services - 2021

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

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 - 2021

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

Maternal Depression Strategic Plan Update - Fiscal Year 2021-2025

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.