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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 ...

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 ...

Age Well Live Well: Be Connected
... Know about and attend community events and services (such as flu shot clinics) Are more likely to get health ... Continue Learning A key component of aging well is keeping your mind active and stimulated – and a great way to do ... to services so they may pursue their spiritual interests. Long-term care services providers should consult with and consider the older ...

Age Well Live Well: Be Healthy
... does not always mean living well. Texas Health and Human Services encourages people and communities to take action today to help ensure ... programs that are easy to implement. Area agencies on aging provide older adults and their caregivers with health resources and ...

Palliative Care
... management, pain, stress and symptom management for as long as your illness lasts, in coordination of ongoing concurrent treatment or ... care. However, you can receive supportive palliative care services at any stage of an illness. The earlier you access supportive ...

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 ...

Section 4000, Specific CCAD Services
... a 24-hour living arrangement in a Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) contracted foster home for persons who, because of ... Note: Coordinate with the local Area Agency on Aging to ensure there is no service duplication.   4232 ...

Section 3000, Waiver Eligibility and Services
... in the MCO's network. These members receive all covered services, both acute care and long-term services and supports (LTSS), from the ... their applications; assisting members who are aging out of MDCP and/or Texas Health Steps/Comprehensive Care Program in ...

Section 3000, STAR+PLUS HCBS Program Eligibility and Services
... providers. STAR+PLUS does not impact Medicare eligibility or services. The STAR+PLUS MCO only provides Medicaid long-term services and ... HCBS program interest list; assisting members who are aging out of MDCP and/or Texas Health Steps (THSteps) Comprehensive Care ...

Your Guide to the Medicaid Estate Recovery Program
... healthcare for people with limited incomes. Some of these services are provided to people as they grow older. Medicaid pays for services ... home, if that is what they need. To help pay for these long-term services, every state must have a Medicaid Estate Recovery Program ...