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Long-term Care Providers
Health and Human Services provides the information that contracted service providers need to do ... Day Activity and Health Services Intermediate Care Facilities Nursing Facilities Waiver Programs ... Programs Adult Foster Care Aging and Disability Resource Centers Area Agencies on Aging ...

Long-term Care
... care, housekeeping or preparing meals – are candidates for long-term care services. Long-termCare.gov estimates that as many as 70 percent of people ...

Aging
... homes or assisted living facilities. They also arrange for services for older people who need a help staying home. And they support ... programs, such as those provided by local area agencies on aging , are available to everyone who is 60 or older. However, other services, ...

Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (IDD) - Long-term Care
... Independent living The Explanation of IDD Services and Supports (PDF) describes programs to help people with IDD. ... Who Monitors ICF/IIDs? The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) certifies ICF/IIDs and inspects each ...

Long-term Care for People with Medical or Physical Disabilities
... You have limited income and assets. You show a need for services. You be a U.S. citizen or a qualified legal alien who lives in ... those programs will need to use their own money or possibly long-term care insurance to pay for assisted living. You can learn more about ...

CW-CCAD, Section 7000, Long Term Care Automated Systems
... March 15, 2017   The Texas Health and Human Services Commission uses the Texas Integrated Eligibility Redesign System ... Status Verification Individuals applying for Long-term Services and Supports (LTSS) who have MBI coverage are categorically ...

CCLPPH, Definitions of Terms
... is applying for a permit. APS: Adult Protective Services. ARIF: Administrative review of investigation findings . ... full permit: A permit that is effective as long as the operation pays its annual fees; the operation remains at the same ...

Music & Memory to Roll Out to More Nursing Homes
... Music & Memory, piloted by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services in 2015, builds on research that illustrates the positive effects of ...

Silver Lining Program Connects Girl Scouts and Nursing Home Residents
... Lining, a partnership between the Texas Health and Human Services Commission and the Girls Scouts of Northeast Texas. Silver Lining ... as a host of other activities. Claire Irwin, with HHSC Aging Services Coordination, said the new initiative—the brainchild of the ...

Your Rights
Texas Health and Human Services employees champion the rights of those we serve. Our ombudsmen ... Office of the Ombudsman Office of the Long-term Care Ombudsman What are My Rights in Long-term Care Programs? ...

Case Worker Community Care for Aged and Disabled Handbook
... 2200 Intake Procedures 2210 Requests for Services 2211 Applications and Referrals Routed from the Austin ... Payments 2349 Procedures for Applicants Aging Out of PCS to PHC 2400 Assessment Process ...

Aging and Disability Resource Center
... to find help for older adults and people with disabilities. Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRCs) are part of the No Wrong Door ... which is designed to streamline public access to long-term services care programs. ADRCs serve as a key point of access to person centered ...

STAR Medicaid Managed Care Program
... their Medicaid coverage. People in STAR Medicaid get their services through medical plans, also known as managed care plans, which they ... you can keep going to the OB/GYN you’re seeing now as long as that doctor accepts Medicaid. You must call your medical plan and tell ...

Disability
... 00 people who have a disability. HHS offers a broad array of services to meet their needs, whether it is providing options to a family whose ... Intellectual or Development Disabilities (IDD) – Long-term Care Independent Living People with Medical or ...

Volunteer and Improve the Lives of Others
... being a volunteer with one of Texas Health and Human Services' programs to improve the lives of aging Texans and those with disabilities. Texas Health and Human ...

Care for People 60+
Español Texas Health and Human Services contracts with local area agencies on aging (AAAs) across the state to provide services to anyone 60 and older – ...

Age Well Live Well: Be Informed
... support to age our best. Knowing about statewide and local services and programs can help you decide what is best for you. In an urgent ... of their income for rent. A White House Conference on Aging study shows that since the Great Recession, the number of households with ...

Aging Texas Well
Aging Texas Well is a Texas Health and Human Services initiative that helps ... Education Employment Financial Health and long-term care Housing Legal Mental health Physical health ...

Protective Services
... look after adults who are vulnerable to abuse, especially aging Texans and people with disabilities. Adult Protective Services investigates abuse, neglect and exploitation of adults who are ...

Medicaid Managed Care Expansion
... who are eligible for STAR+PLUS will get their basic health services (acute care) and long-term care services through STAR+PLUS managed care. The current fee for ...