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Disability
Texas has more than 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 ...

Information for Families with Children Enrolled in MDCP
... care or neither. You choose the provider of MDCP services. You are not limited to currently enrolled MDCP providers; however, ... letter. MDCP Staff Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services Medically Dependent Children Program 701 West 51st St. ...

Form 2260, Permanency Planning Instrument (PPI) for Children Under 22 Years of Age (Family Directed Plan)
... to Prepare The Local Intellectual and Developmental Disability Authority (LIDDA) must conduct the permanency plan within 20 days ... center (SSLC), nursing facility, or Home and Community-based Services (HCS) supervised living or residential support). Local ...

Form 1579, Referral for Relocation Services
... who is a resident of a nursing facility for relocation services. Procedure When to Prepare The managed care ... (PSU) specialist or the Local Intellectual and Developmental Disability Authority (LIDDA) service coordinator must complete this form for ...

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 ... except for cases in which the SSI application for disability has been pending for more than 90 days and a decision is made by ...

Section 3000, STAR Kids Screening and Assessment and Service Planning
... modules that assess for medical, behavioral and functional services. Once an MCO has completed the SK-SAI and Community First Choice ... necessity (MN), is required for members with a physical disability to be eligible for Community First Choice (CFC) services. STAR Kids ...

Section 3000, STAR Kids Screening and Assessment and Service Planning
... modules that assess for medical, behavioral and functional services. Once an MCO has completed the SK-SAI and Community First Choice ... necessity (MN), is required for members with a physical disability to be eligible for Community First Choice (CFC) services. STAR Kids ...

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 ... except for cases in which the SSI application for disability has been pending more than 90 days and a decision is made by HHSC ...

Grants
... By awarding grants, Texas Health and Human Services makes it possible for program areas and contracted providers to pursue ... for a child 18 or younger or an adult age 18–59 with a disability. Nutrition Services Given to the 28 area agencies on ...

STAR Kids Managed Care Advisory Committee
... managed care program is legislatively mandated to provide services for children with disabilities who have Medicaid coverage to improve coordination ...

Process Improvement
Health and Human Services continually looks for better ways to provide services to Texans. We do ... inpatient psychiatric care for adults, adolescents and children and are important for people requiring psychiatric services. ... of residents along the Texas-Mexico Border. Office of Disability Prevention for Children The Office of Disability Prevention ...

Medical and Dental Plans
... Spanish STAR — STAR is Medicaid for children, newborns, pregnant women and some families and children. People in STAR get their services through health plans, also called managed care plans. You can see how ...

ECI Resource Guide/Central Directory
... The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) helps locate childcare resources and referral agencies that can ... (DHHS) 512-407-3250 https://hhs.texas.gov/services/disability/deaf-hard-hearing HHS employees provide information and referral ...

How to Become an MDCP Provider
... after June 30, 2016 The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is expanding managed care to include services ... to: Regular mail Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services Community Services Contracts Unit Mail Code W-357 ...

SKOPH, Glossary
... a previously authorized service; the failure to provide services in a timely manner; the denial in whole or in part of payment for ... — A person who helps care for someone who is ill, has a disability, or has functional limitations and requires assistance. Informal ...

SPOPH, Glossary
... of a previously authorized service; failure to provide services in a timely manner; denial in whole or in part of payment for a ... — A person who helps care for someone who is ill, has a disability, or has functional limitations and requires assistance. Informal ...

Questions About Your Benefits
... . Repay Benefits If the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) sent you a letter saying you need to repay part of ... Care Facilities for Individuals with an Intellectual Disability or Related Conditions (ICF/IID). Children and young adults in ...

Section 1000, STAR Kids Overview and Eligibility
... Session, in 2013, required the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) to create the State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) ... program. STAR Kids is a Medicaid managed care program for children with disabilities in Texas, which integrates acute care and long term ... care facility for individuals with an intellectual disability or related condition (ICF/IID), or an institution for mental ...

Section 1000, Overview and Eligibility
... Regular Session, 2013 required the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) to create the State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) ... care facility for individuals with an intellectual disability or related condition (ICF/IID), or an institution for mental ...

Managed Care Expansion FAQs
... Information is available on the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) Medicaid Managed Care Initiatives website . ... access this website from the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) Resources for Service Providers website . From this ...