Filter by content type:

Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (IDD) - Long-term Care
... Self-help Independent living The Explanation of IDD Services and Supports (PDF) describes programs to help people ... finding group home or an intermediate care facility. The Long-term Care Provider Search is one resource to use when ...

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 ... of their income for rent. A White House Conference on Aging study shows that since the Great Recession, the number ... search engine Area agency on aging or call 800-252-9240 Long-term Care Long-term care refers to a variety of programs ...

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

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

Palliative Care
... management, pain, stress and symptom management for as long as your illness lasts, in coordination of ongoing ... care. However, you can receive supportive palliative care services at any stage of an illness. The earlier you access ... may be called to provide assistance, including long-term care facilities, in-patient hospice facilities, private ...

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 choose. Provider Information STAR is ... you can keep going to the OB/GYN you’re seeing now as long as that doctor accepts Medicaid. You must call your ...

Section 4000, Specific CCAD Services
... a 24-hour living arrangement in a Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) contracted foster home for persons ... care due to physical or mental conditions; requires long-term care in a medical or psychiatric facility; is a ... Referral. Note: Coordinate with the local Area Agency on Aging to ensure there is no service duplication.   4232 ...

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

Section 3000, STAR+PLUS HCBS Program 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 MCO. Members ... processing their applications; assisting members who are aging out of MDCP and/or Texas Health Steps/Comprehensive ...

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 ... home, if that is what they need. To help pay for these long-term services, every state must have a Medicaid Estate ...