October 11, 2018 - 10:00am

Moreton Building (DSHS Main Campus) – M-100
1100 W. 49th St.
Austin, TX 78756

Webcasting Available

  1. Chairman’s welcome and introductions
  2. Establish a quorum – Roll call and possible action to approve excused absences
  3. SHCC discussion and possible action to approve June 7, 2018 Meeting Minutes
  4. Presentation on and SHCC discussion of the Department of State Health Services’ Public Health Priorities Initiative
  5. SHCC discussion and possible action to approve 2019-2020 Update to the Texas State Health Plan report
  6. SHCC Mental Health subcommittee report and discussion
  7. Presentation on Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) Network Adequacy Project: Improving Provider Access for Medicaid Managed Care Clients
  8. SHCC Health Care Practice subcommittee report and discussion
  9. SHCC agency representatives’ reports
    1. Health and Human Services Commission – Jimmy Blanton, M.P.Aff. & Trina Ita, M.A.
    2. Texas Department of State Health Services –Kirk Cole
    3. Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board – Stacey Silverman, PhD
  10. Report on SHCC representation on the HHSC E-Health Advisory Committee
  11. Health Professions Resource Center and SHCC project director’s report
  12. Texas Center for Nursing Workforce Studies report
  13. Administrative items and next steps
    1. 2019 tentative SHCC meeting dates: 2/28, 6/6, and 10/24
  14. Public comment and adjourn

Note: The Statewide Health Coordinating Council may act upon any agenda item.