Reports and Presentations

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

HHSC Artificial Intelligence Testimony - June 2024

This presentation summarizes material on the testimony of HHSC before the Artificial Intelligence Advisory Council meeting for June 6, 2024.

Reporting of Waiting Lists for Mental Health Services - May 2024

The report gives the current waiting list and expenditure data for community health services for adults and children, forensic state hospital beds, and maximum-security forensic state hospital beds. This report covers quarters 3 and 4 of FY23 and quarters 1 and 2 of FY24.

Medicaid Managed Care Oversight and Quality - June 2024

This presentation discusses agency processes in place related to oversight of Medicaid managed care contracts.

Overview of Medicaid Managed Care Procurement Process - June 2024

This presentation discusses agency processes related to the Agency procurement process for Medicaid managed care contracts.

Presentation to Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs for Veteran Mental Health Interim Charge

This presentation covers current HHSC programs that provide direct and indirect mental health services to veterans through the Office of Veterans Services Coordination, and the Office of Mental Health Coordination.

Assisted Living Quality Study (Accessible) - 2024

The report assesses resident quality of life and care by reviewing at least 30 percent of the assisted living facilities, including those of varied license types, capacities, and geographic areas. Rider 147 called for on-site reviews of resident care and interviews with residents, facility staff, and long-term care ombudsmen, as well as an evaluation of facility policies, preventable occurrences, and adverse outcomes. *Disclaimer: This is not the original version submitted by the researchers; it has been formatted to meet HHSC's accessibility standards.

Assisted Living Quality Study - 2024

The report assesses resident quality of life and care by reviewing at least 30 percent of the assisted living facilities, including those of varied license types, capacities, and geographic areas. Rider 147 called for on-site reviews of resident care and interviews with residents, facility staff, and long-term care ombudsmen, as well as an evaluation of facility policies, preventable occurrences, and adverse outcomes.

Biannual Report on Initiatives to Reduce Avoidable Emergency Room Utilization and Improve Health Outcomes in Medicaid - 2024

Fifth biannual report to provide an overview of HHSC’s efforts to coordinate with providers to identify and implement initiatives designed to reduce Medicaid recipients’ use of emergency room services as a primary means of receiving health care benefits and HHSC’s efforts to encourage Medicaid providers to continue implementing effective interventions and best practices that were developed and achieved under the DSRIP program.

Regulatory Services Annual Report - March 2024

Texas Health and Safety Code §242.005 requires HHSC to prepare an annual report on the operation and administration of its responsibilities under Chapter 242.

Annual Review of STAR Health Services - Fiscal Year 2024

This report evaluates the use of benefits under the STAR Health program for children in foster care to better coordinate the provision of Medicaid healthcare services.