Latest Reports and Presentations
Behavioral Health Collaborative Matching Grant Programs November 2018
The 85th Legislature authorized the creation or funding of three significant behavioral health collaborative matching grant programs for the 2018–19 biennium to support community programs or collaboratives providing mental health services, behavioral health services or both to specific Texas populations.
Peer Support Services for People With Mental Health Issues and Substance Use Disorder in Medicaid
Overview of implementation activities for peer support as a Medicaid benefit
Presentation to House Human Services Committee on Nursing Facility Oversight
The presentation contains a summary of HHSC oversight of nursing facilities, information on citations for abuse and neglect in nursing facilities, impact of three strikes legislation and current background check requirements for professions that work in long-term care settings.
Presentation to House Human Services Committee on Trauma Informed Care in School Districts
The presentation describes cooperative efforts between HHSC and TEA on trauma informed care.
Summary of Significant Audit Findings for Local Mental Health Authorities for Fiscal Year 2017
Section 534.068(f) requires HHS to submit a report annually to the Governor, Legislative Budget Board, and Legislative Audit Committee. The report must include a summary of the significant findings identified during a review of fiscal audit activities. Audits are conducted and submitted to HHS in compliance with Texas Health and Safety Code, Section 534.068(a).
Rider 45 Managed Care Organization Services for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness Report
As Required by Senate Bill 1, Article II, Rider 45, 85th Legislature, Regular Session this report details the agency’s performance metrics related to integrated care, jail and emergency department (ED) diversion, post-release linkage to care, homelessness reduction, supportive housing, and medication adherence to better hold MCOs accountable for the care of individuals with serious mental illness.
- Brenham State Supported Living Center Monitoring Team Report, Oct. 5, 2018
Health and Human Services Internal Audit Division Fiscal Year 2019 Internal Audit Plan
The Internal Audit Plan is a list of the schedule audits to be conducted in FY19 based on a business risk assessment focused on identifying and evaluating risks related to each major HHS activity and input from management.
Report on the Mental Health First Aid Program FY 2018
HHSC must submit a report on the Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) to the Legislature by December 1 of each year to include LMHA/LBHA employees, contractors, university and ISD employees, school resource officers and individuals from the community who have been trained as MHFA trainers.
Mexia State Supported Living Center Monitoring Report, Oct. 16 2018
As part of the Department of Justice settlement agreement the independent monitoring team completed their thirteenth review of Mexia SSLC in July 2018.
Family Violence Program 2018 Legislative Report
Texas Human Resources Code, Section 51.006, requires the Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) to publish a report each even-numbered year that summarizes data received from family violence centers under contract with the agency for the Family Violence Program (FVP). This report provides information on fiscal year 2017 program expenditures and highlights the successes HHSC-funded contractors had in providing family violence services to positively impact the health and well-being of family violence survivors and their children.
Presentation to the House Committee on General Investigating & Ethics
This presentation provides an update on changes to HHSC's contracting and procurement processes, and improvements made to the agency's oversight of Medicaid managed care.
Quarterly Reporting of Waiting Lists for Mental Health Services for 4th Quarter of FY 2018
The report fulfills the fourth quarter requirement which require a quarterly report on waiting lists for mental health services in the former NorthSTAR service area.
Presentation to the House Committee on Human Services
This presentation provides an update on changes to HHSC's contracting and procurement processes, improvements made to the agency's oversight of Medicaid managed care, and implementation of legislation from the 85th Session.
Quarterly Immediate Jeopardy Summary Report April 2018 - June 2018
Summary: The following report presents quantitative and qualitative information regarding all tags cited at the Immediate Jeopardy (IJ) level during licensing and certification surveys and complaint or incident investigations performed in nursing facilities during the first quarter of 2018 (01/01/2018 – 03/31/2018).