Reports and Presentations

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

Report of the Ombudsman for Children and Youth in Foster Care - Fiscal Year 2021

The report presents the work of the Ombudsman for Children and Youth in Foster Care for FY2021.

Report on the Jail-Based Competency Restoration Pilot Program - 2021

Article 46B.090(n) requires HHSC’s executive commissioner to submit a report concerning the jail-based competency restoration pilot program, including information collected and an evaluation of the outcome of the program.

Report on the Mental Health First Aid Program - 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.

A Profile of Informal Caregiving in Texas - 2020

Texas Health and Human Services Commission's report on strategies implemented to collect and analyze data related to informal caregiver support services which are to be used to identify and understand the needs of informal caregivers and strengthen the delivery of informal caregiver support services.

Long-Term Action Plan to Prevent Veteran Suicides - 2021

Texas Government Code Section 531.0999 added by Senate Bill (S.B.) 578, 85th Legislature, Regular Session, 2017, requires the Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) to develop a comprehensive action plan to increase access to and availability of professional health services to prevent veteran suicides in Texas.

Intellectual and Developmental Disability and Behavioral Health Services - Fiscal Year 2021

This is the first annual report for the Intellectual and Developmental Disability and Behavioral Health Services Department highlighting its many accomplishments in fiscal year 2020.

External Quality Review Organization Summary of Activities Report - State Fiscal Year 2020

This executive brief is an overview of the activities and findings from the state fiscal year (SFY) 2020 Summary of Activities (SOA) report meant to highlight the key findings from prior year EQRO activities.

External Quality Review Organization Summary of Activities Report - State Fiscal Year 2019

This executive brief is an overview of the activities and findings from the state fiscal year (SFY) 2019 Summary of Activities (SOA) report meant to highlight the key findings from prior year EQRO activities.

Revised Texas Promoting Independence Plan - 2020

The Promoting Independence Plan reports on the status of the implementation of a plan to ensure appropriate care settings for persons with disabilities, and the provision of a system of services and supports that foster independence and productivity, including meaningful opportunities for a person with a disability to live in the most appropriate care setting.

Update on the Use of Psychotropic Medications for Children in Texas Foster Care Data Report - State Fiscal Years 2002-2019

The Update provides FY 2002-2019 data on the use of psychotropic medications for children in Texas foster care based on Medicaid prescription and medical claims.