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Section 3000, Direct Services Agency (DSA)
... at: /sites/default/files/documents/doing-business-with-hhs/providers/health/icd10-codes.pdf . Annual evaluations by ... . Rights and Responsibilities of Individuals information about the rights of the individual who receives CLASS/CFC ... unmet needs. Additional guidance and information about person-centered planning can be found at The Learning ...

Vendor Resources
HHS resources, handbooks and policies for vendors seeking to ... of Information Resources (DIR) Contracts – the HHS agencies’ technology contracts under $5M are required to ... together for Texans. If you have additional questions about procurements, the procurement process, or need ...

HHS Provides Expanded Guidance to Nursing Facilities to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 in Texas
... older, medically fragile individuals from COVID-19, Texas HHS has issued updated, expanded guidance to nursing homes ... of Emergency Management, and other state and federal agencies to monitor and assess the coronavirus outbreak in ... is also requiring facilities to post signs at the entrance about access restrictions; check for fever of visitors, ...

Pandemic-EBT (P-EBT) Due to COVID-19
... P-EBT online application. For frequently asked questions about P-EBT for school year 2020–2021, click here . Who is ... to receive P-EBT; schools will be providing information to HHS to issue P-EBT benefits. A socioeconomic form cannot be ... for P-EBT. Contact your child’s school for information about completing this form.   Children in K–12 during the ...

Texas HHS Launches New Pilot Effort in Austin to Help Opioid Overdose Survivors
Texas HHS is launching a new pilot program with Austin-Travis ... will lower their risk for relapsing," said Sonja Gaines, HHS deputy executive commissioner for Intellectual and ... over funding periods through 2021. More information about TTOR is available at ... . To learn more about opioid misuse prevention, go to the "Dose of Reality" ...

HIPAA & Privacy Laws
HHS agencies and divisions must protect client confidential ... to suspected or actual breaches.   Español HHS agencies and divisions must protect client confidential ... been violated. You can contact HHS to get more information about privacy or to file a complaint. The notice is ...

How Can I Report Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation?
... are older or who have disabilities, as well as concerns about home health and hospice agencies and intermediate care facilities. Español Call ... Reporting Abuse FAQs Will anyone know who made the report? HHS keeps your name and that of the other person ...

Nurse Aide Registry
HHS maintains a registry of all nurse aides who are ... entity other than a facility licensed or certified by HHS, the Texas Department of State Health Services or the ... to the United States of America and to the state of Texas. About Regulatory Services Professional Credentialing ...

Ombudsman - Frequently Asked Questions
Learn more about the HHS Ombudsman and find answers to some frequently asked ... To ensure your matter is addressed with either of these departments, please contact them directly or email: ... at my local HHS office. Who can I call to speak to someone about my case? You can call 2-1-1 or 877-541-7905 (pick a ...

Advisory Committees
Learn more about HHS advisory committees, upcoming meetings and committees ... can view the list of recommendations (PDF) . To get news about the HHS advisory committee review process, sign up for ... Committee advises the HHS executive commissioner and HHS agencies on strategic planning, policy, rules and services ...