Category Regulatory 302 articles to read

HHSC: 1115 Waiver Fast Track Extension Application Meeting

Background. HHSC has received federal approval of a waiver that allows the state to expand Medicaid managed care while preserving hospital funding, provides incentive payments for health care improvements and…
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HHSC: Texas Medical Disclosure Panel

The Texas Medical Disclosure Panel determines which risks and hazards related to medical care and surgical procedures must be disclosed by health care providers or physicians to their patients or persons…
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HHSC: Long-Term Care Plan for IDD and Related Conditions

The Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) conducted an online public hearing on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. Central Standard Time to receive public testimony regarding the proposed…
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Health and Human services Commission Executive Council

Welcome and Opening Remarks. The meeting was convened by the Executive Commissioner and a quorum was present. The Executive Commissioner commented on efforts around the pandemic and is working for a challenging legislative session. The LAR reflects the required 5% reduction without impacting services.
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HHSC: State Preventive Health Advisory Committee

The State Preventive Health Advisory Committee works with HHS to develop and implement the state plan for the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant. 1. Welcome, Roll Call, Introductions and…
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HHSC: Perinatal Advisory Council

The Perinatal Advisory Council develops and recommends criteria for designating levels of neonatal and maternal care. The Perinatal Advisory Council, created by House Bill 15 of the 83rd Texas Legislature (Regular…
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HHSC: Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke

The Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke conducts health education, public awareness and community outreach; improves access to treatment; coordinates activities among state agencies; and develops a database of recommendations for treatment and care. During the 76th session of the Texas Legislature, lawmakers passed House Bill 2085, which included the creation of the Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke.
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