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    This page contains links to more information about approved and draft waivers which apply to HHS programs and services.

    Topics: Policy

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    The DSRIP Transition Plan must describe how the state will further develop its delivery system reform efforts without DSRIP funding after DY10, which ends on September 30, 2021. The Transition Plan will include milestones for HHSC for DY9-10 as the state prepares for DSRIP to end.

    Topics: Policy

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    To let the public know about a rulemaking action – such as new, amended or repealed rules – HHS publishes a notice in the Texas Register, a publication of the Texas Secretary of State. Interested parties then can review and comment on the proposed rule.

    Topics: Policy

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    To be good stewards of the public trust, HHS takes into account stakeholder input when rules are being written or updated to ensure interested parties have a chance to contribute to the process.

    Topics: Policy

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    The fair hearing process begins with asking for an appeal, which can be requested for many of the actions or inactions that happen to SNAP food benefits, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, Medicaid, or other state-issued benefits or services.

    Topics: Policy

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    Utilization Management Guidelines & Manual for Texas behavioral health providers

    Topics: Behavioral Health Services Providers, Policy

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    Uniform transportation standards for behavioral health providers in Texas

    Topics: Behavioral Health Services Providers, Policy

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    This page contains frequently asked questions about HIPAA, open records, and privacy practices.

    Topics: Policy

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    HHS is considered a hybrid entity under HIPPA. Programs providing services and support functions to components involved in treatment, payment and health care operations must meet specific requirements under HIPAA.

    Topics: Policy

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    These plans and corresponding data are the original RHP Plan submissions sent to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

    Topics: Policy