February 20, 2018 - 9:00am

Health and Human Services Commission Brown-Heatly Building, Public Hearing Room
4900 North Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78751

Webcasting Available

Conference line:  1-877-820-7831
Code:  941266

This meeting will be webcast. To access the webcast, go to https://hhs.texas.gov/about-hhs/communications-events/live-archived-meetings the day and time of the meeting. 

  1. Welcome and opening remarks
  2. Review and approve November 27, 2017, meeting minutes (PDF)
  3. Review and approve Bylaws (PDF)
  4. Review and approve meeting dates
  5. Review subcommittee structure survey and approve subcommittees
  6. Establish subcommittee membership and leadership
  7. Public comment
  8. Open Meetings Act Training (PDF)
  9. Health and Human Services Commission updates
    1. Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program
    2. Office of the Ombudsman
  10. Texas Department of Insurance update
  11. Subcommittee work sessions
  12. Public comment
  13. Planning for next meeting
  14. Action items
  15. Closing remarks               

Public comment may be taken on any agenda item.                  

Contact: Questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements should be directed to Karissa Sanchez, Council and Committee Liaison, Office of Mental Health Coordination, 512-380-4326, Karissa.sanchez@hhsc.state.tx.us.

This meeting is open to the public.  No reservations are required, and there is no cost to attend this meeting.

People with disabilities who wish to attend the meeting and require auxiliary aids or services should contact Sanchez, at 512-380-4326 or bhac@hhsc.state.tx.us at least 72 hours before the meeting so appropriate arrangements can be made.