The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is now on Instagram.

HHSC Launches Instagram Account

February 14, 2019

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is now on Instagram.

Health and Human Services has updated the School-Mental Health Resource Guide.

Mental Health Resource Guide for Parents, Teachers Updated

February 12, 2019

Texas Health and Human Services has updated the School-Mental Health Resource Guide, which provides resources to help parents and teachers find help for children with behavioral health needs.

Updates on the multiyear project to modernize Texas state hospitals

Video: Texas Showcases State Hospital Construction

February 8, 2019

Texas Health and Human Services and its higher education partners recently provided updates on the multiyear project to modernize Texas state hospitals.

Gov. Greg Abbott has reappointed Dr. Courtney N. Phillips as executive commissioner of the Health and Human Services Commission

Phillips Reappointed as Executive Commissioner

February 6, 2019

Gov. Greg Abbott has reappointed Dr. Courtney N. Phillips as executive commissioner of the Health and Human Services Commission.

Purchaser Dedra Williams supports departments across HHS.

Spotlight Video: Procurement and Contracting Services

January 31, 2019

Purchaser Dedra Williams supports departments across HHS by identifying the most efficient way to spend taxpayer money and best serve Texans.

Texas Launches ‘Dose of Reality’ Campaign

Texas Launches ‘Dose of Reality’ Campaign

January 22, 2019

The Office of the Attorney General and the Texas Health and Human Services system have partnered to launch “Dose of Reality,” a public awareness campaign aimed at preventing prescription opioid misuse in Texas.

Doctor on computer using the TxEVER System

DSHS Rolls Out TxEVER System for Vital Events

January 17, 2019

The vital records registration system that documents Texans’ biggest life moments, including births, deaths and marriages, recently got a major upgrade.

2019 Children’s and Adults’ Mental Health Awareness Creative Arts Contest

Creative Arts Contest Spotlights Mental Health

January 4, 2019

The 2019 Children’s and Adults’ Mental Health Awareness Creative Arts Contest is open for entries and this year, applicants can submit their work online.

Texas Medicaid, CHIP Guide Now Available

December 21, 2018

Texas Health and Human Services has published the 12th edition of a reference guide for Texas Medicaid and CHIP, commonly known as the Pink Book.

Joe Summers, home manager for Mexia State Supported Living Center

Spotlight Video: Health and Specialty Care System

December 12, 2018

Joe Summers, home manager for Mexia State Supported Living Center, impacts lives every day by ensuring residents get the quality care they deserve.