Reports and Presentations

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

Study on Improving Access to Pediatric Services - 2022

HHSC studied the impact of rate increases for physicians on utilization of emergency room and emergency department visits, hospital admission volume, and neonatal intensive care unit stay length.

Rider 148 EVV System Availability Report - November 2022

Monthly report on the total hours the state EVV systems were unavailable, malfunctioning, or not accessible.

Texas Statewide Behavioral Health Strategic Plan - 2022-2026

The Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council has developed a new five-year behavioral health strategic plan for fiscal years 2022 - 2026. This plan also includes a statewide, strategic approach to prevent and reduce justice involvement for those with behavioral health needs.

Annual Performance Report for the Prescription Drug Rebate Program - 2022

Annual evaluation and report on the Prescription Drug Rebate Program for health benefit programs administered by the Health and Human Services System: Texas Medicaid Program, Children's Health Insurance Program, Kidney Health Care Program, Children with Special Health Care Needs Services Program, and the Healthy Texas Women Program.

Office of the State Long-term Care Ombudsman: Ombudsman Annual Report - State Fiscal Year 2021-2022

This report is issued to inform the public of the work of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program on behalf of residents of nursing facilities and assisted living facilities.

Consolidated Reporting of Opioid Use Disorder Related Expenditures - Fiscal Year 2021

Rider 52 requires HHSC to submit a report that provides information about actual annual expenditures from the previous fiscal year for all opioid-related programs at HHSC, DFPS and DSHS.

Next Steps - A Study on State Hospital Step-Down Services - 2022

Report on the efficacy and efficiency of step-down services in diverting people from the state mental health hospital inpatient system into the community.

Report on the 9-8-8 Implementation Study - 2022

The Rider 58 Report provides information about the adequacy and efficacy of existing National Suicide Prevention Lifeline infrastructure in Texas to determine state preparedness to comply with federal National Suicide Hotline Designation Act of 2020.

Rider 148 EVV System Availability Report - October 2022

Monthly report on the total hours the state EVV systems were unavailable, malfunctioning, or not accessible.

Dually Eligible Individuals Enrolled in Medicaid Managed Care Supplemental Report - 2022

The supplemental report builds on the information provided in the September 2022 Dually Eligible Individuals Enrolled in Medicaid Managed Care report and provides HHSC’s findings regarding the cost-effectiveness of transitioning Medicaid-only services for dually eligible people into Medicaid managed care and requiring cost-sharing for those services, considerations of the costs associated with the operational and systematic changes needed to implement the transition and a recommendation as to whether the transition and cost-sharing should be implemented.