Latest Reports and Presentations
Managed Care Organization Performance and Accountability
This presentation provides an overview of the rates-setting process, the development of managed care capitation rates, and managed care organization performance and accountability.
Medicaid Medical Transportation Program Average Cost Per Trip
This Rider provides the average cost per trip for MTP for SFY18, SFY19, and SFY20.
Long-term Care Regulation Fiscal Year 2020 Annual Report
This report contains information pertaining to our regulation of nursing facilities and other long-term care providers. This report is a requirement of Texas Health and Safety Code, Chapter 242, §242.005.
Texas State Plan for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, Oct 2019
Texas operates a TANF block grant assistance program on a statewide basis in accordance with state law and state policy. The State intends to modify this State Plan whenever such modification is deemed to be in the best interest of the State.
Waiver Slot Enrollment Progress Report, March 2021
This report discusses the agency’s progress towards meeting targeted Medicaid waiver program slot enrollment and interest list reductions for the 2020-21 biennium, as required in [2020-21 General Appropriations Act, House Bill 1, 86th Legislature, Regular Session, 2019 (Article II, Health and Human Services Commission [HHSC], Rider 20).
Early Childhood Intervention Services Implementation Plan for Maximizing Funding Progress Report
This progress report discusses potential untapped funding sources and other strategies for maximizing funding or cost savings in the Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) program.
Presentation to the House Appropriations Committee, Article II Subcommittee on Procurement and Contracting
This presentation covers HHSC's procurement and contracting reform activities, including current and future improvement efforts. It also addresses the agency's response to a January 2021 report by the State Auditor's office.
Presentation to the House Committee on Human Services
This presentation provides an overview of HHSC program areas and topics relevant to the House Committee on Human Services. It includes information on agency preparation and response to the February 2021 winter storm and the agency's response to COVID-19.
Presentation to the House Appropriations Committee, Article II Subcommittee
The presentation provides an overview of HHSC, including the agency's mission and vision, organizational structure, and key functions. It also covers the agency's Fiscal Year 2020-2021 update as well as a summary of House Bill 1 and the agency's exceptional item requests.
Presentation to the Senate Finance Committee
This presentation provides an overview of HHS's mission, vision, organizational structure, and key functions. It covers key budget drivers and a summary of Senate Bill 1. It also summarizes the agency's exceptional item requests as well as caseload and cost growth trends.
Consolidated Behavioral Health Schedule and Exceptional Item Review FY 2022-23
The Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council coordinates behavioral health exceptional items for member agencies for the 87th Legislature, Regular Session 2021.
Presentation to the House Appropriations Committee
The presentation provides an overview of HHSC and the impact of Medicaid and CHIP, as well as an overview of federal funding for these two programs. Additionally, it covers key budget drivers for the agency, Medicaid & CHIP caseload and cost growth, and major category spending. Also addressed is the fiscal impact of COVID-19.
Foster Care Rate Methodology
The Foster Care Rate Methodology Report contains information developed by HHSC and DFPS to provide context and considerations regarding Public Consulting Group (PCG) key findings and recommendations. More specifically, the report provides considerations for implementation and anticipated fiscal impacts of implementation of the recommendations made by PCG.
Information Regarding Staff Compensation Annual Report 2020
As required by Section 659.026 of Texas Government Code, certain executive and non-executive compensation information must be made available to the public on the agency's internet website. To comply with this requirement, the attached compensation information on Health and Human Services Commission HHSC) employees is reported.
Procurement and Contracting Phase IV Evaluation Report
The Ernst & Young Phase IV Evaluation Report outlines the continuous improvement initiatives that have been implemented since 2018 in response to a significant increase in the number and complexity of procurements and contracts. The report also highlights a portfolio of 29 projects in which 22 were successfully completed, two are in progress and five that will require additional resources.