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Form 3619, Medicare/Skilled Nursing Facility Patient Transaction Notice
  Instructions Updated: 7/2018   (For Certified Medicare Skilled Nursing Facilities Only) Purpose To inform Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) staff about transactions and ...

Emergency Rule for Hospitals Participating in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Acute Hospital Care at Home Program During the COVID-19 Pandemic (GL 21-1004)
... to HHSC to temporarily participate in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) hospitals at home program to expand hospital ... the emergency rule and the application process. Email Health Care Regulation’s Policy, Rules and Training unit ...

HHS Kidney Health Care Program Increases Benefits for Participants
The HHS Kidney Health Care program assists about 18,926 Texans each year in ... treatment, including dialysis, medications, surgery and Medicare premiums. Starting this month, Texans who receive services from the HHS Kidney Health Care program will receive ...

Governor Abbott Announces HHSC Request of Section 1135 Waiver to Support Health Care Workforce in Medicaid Program
... has submitted a Section 1135 waiver to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services requesting flexibility in administering Medicaid to mitigate potential health care workforce shortages during the COVID-19 outbreak. ...

Rural Health Clinics
A Rural Health Clinic is a clinic located in a rural area designated ... They may be certified to participate in the federal Medicare Program. Medicare Information The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services directs state health agencies or other appropriate ...

Community Mental Health Centers
A Community Mental Health Center is an entity that: Provides outpatient services, including specialized outpatient services for ... They may be certified to participate in the federal Medicare Program. Provider Certification The Secretary of the ...

Kidney Health Care
Kidney Health Care is a statewide program that helps Texans with ... Access surgery Drugs Travel to transplant or dialysis services Medicare premiums How to Become a Provider See contracting ...

Statewide Health Information Exchange
The creation of a statewide health information exchange has allowed Texas healthcare ... and control. In 2010, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission created the Office of e-Health ... IAPD) is a funding mechanism supported by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) through the Health ...

Behavioral Health Learning & Action Network
Information for providers about the Behavioral Health Learning and Action Network Through participation in ... Organization, under contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, works directly with staff in primary care practices ...

W-900, Health Care Eligibility
... program. Fee-for-service allows access to any health care provider and self-referral to specialists. The ... to the claims administrator for reimbursement of covered services. If a household fails to report required information ... Begin Dates, W-1920   W—911 Current Medicaid, Medicare (Part A or B) and Children's Health Insurance ...