Texas Breaks Ground on Construction at Rusk State Hospital

November 12, 2019

Texas HHS Executive Commissioner Dr. Courtney N. Phillips, along with state and local officials, today broke ground on a $200 million construction project at Rusk State Hospital.

HHS Unveils Blueprint for a Healthy Texas

October 16, 2019

Texas Health and Human Services today unveiled its inaugural business plan, Blueprint for a Healthy Texas, which spells out specific, measurable initiatives to improve the lives of the millions of Texans who rely on HHS services.

Texas Officials to Host Groundbreaking Ceremony for Rusk State Hospital Construction

November 6, 2019

Texas Health and Human Services is hosting a groundbreaking event Nov. 12 for the construction of new patient units at Rusk State Hospital.

HHSC Names New Leader for Procurement and Contracting

October 25, 2019

Katherine “Kay” Molina has been named deputy executive commissioner for procurement and contracting services, effective Oct. 24.

HHS Announces New Financial Services Chief

October 23, 2019

Elizabeth Prado has been named to lead the Texas HHS Financial Services Division, effective Nov 6.

Empowered Texas Youth Pledge to Stay Drug-Free at Red Ribbon Rally

October 17, 2019

Today, more than 900 fifth and sixth graders from across the state participated in the 22nd Annual Red Ribbon Rally kickoff event at the state Capitol.

Terrell State Hospital To Host Job Fair

October 15, 2019

Texas Health and Human Services Commission’s Terrell State Hospital is hosting a job fair with onsite interviews Friday, Oct. 18.

Texas Youth Empowered To Live Drug-Free

October 14, 2019

More than 900 fifth and sixth-grade students from across Texas will participate in the 22nd Annual Red Ribbon Rally Capitol Kickoff event at the Texas State Capitol on Thursday, Oct. 17.

HHS to Launch Blueprint for a Healthy Texas

October 11, 2019

Texas health officials will hold a news conference Wednesday, Oct. 16 to launch Blueprint for a Healthy Texas, an inaugural business plan that identifies 12 key initiatives that will provide greater transparency and accountability, while producing measurable improvements for Texans.

HHS Announces Leadership Team Appointments

October 8, 2019

HHS Executive Commissioner Dr. Courtney N. Phillips announces key additions to HHSC’s leadership team who will help guide the agency’s health programs and communications efforts.