Reports and Presentations
October 3, 2022
As required by Section 32.046, Texas Health and Safety Code, this report contains the fiscal year 2022 update on a five-year strategic plan to improve access to maternal depression screening, referral, treatment, and support services. This year’s plan also includes reporting on the prevalence, screening, and treatment of postpartum depression, as required by the 2022-23 General Appropriations Act, Senate Bill 1, 87th Legislature, Regular Session, 2021 (Article II, HHSC, Rider 71).
Study ways to improve outreach to families with children who are eligible for, but not enrolled in, Medicaid or CHIP, including children in rural areas.
September 28, 2022
The presentation covers HHSC’s Legislative Appropriations Request (LAR) for Fiscal Years 2024-2025. In includes an overview of the agency’s mission and vision, key functions, and organizational structure, as well as key budget drivers and Medicaid & CHIP caseloads. It also provides summaries of HHSC’s LAR and Exceptional Item Requests.
September 23, 2022
Describes the study HHSC conducted on the current Medicare cost-sharing requirements for dually eligible people and the programmatic impacts from transitioning Medicaid-only services into managed care and charging cost-sharing for those services.
September 13, 2022
This presentation provides an update on the implementation of House Bill 4 related to the provision and delivery of telemedicine and telehealth services.
September 7, 2022
Report on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) relief funding healthcare providers and institutions have received.
September 2, 2022
This report provides information on the number of individuals aging out of Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) who are able to maintain coverage under another Medicaid program, including Healthy Texas Women (HTW), through the agency’s administrative renewal process. It also includes recommendations to improve connecting individuals aging out of Medicaid or CHIP to enrollment in HTW.
Update on Special Provision 26 progress.
This evaluation of rate methodology and payment rates for psychiatric services provided to children enrolled in the State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) Health program is submitted according to the 2022-23 General Appropriations Act, Senate Bill 1, 87th Legislature, Regular Session, 2021 (Article II, Health and Human Services Commission, Rider 32).
Monthly report on the total hours the state EVV systems were unavailable, malfunctioning, or not accessible