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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Provider Information
... and how they can best assist those impacted by the coronavirus. This is a rapidly evolving situation and ... for the latest developments on COVID19. Behavioral Health Services HHSC is working to provide guidance and support ...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for People Receiving Services
... information about COVID-19 to Texans receiving HHS services. Español SNAP and Medicaid For information about ... . Crisis Counseling While many are concerned with the coronavirus specifically, difficult feelings can also emerge ... In a statewide response to COVID-19, multiple local mental health authorities are providing crisis counseling services ...

HHS Monitors Coronavirus, Provides Guidance to Long-Term Care Facilities
Texas HHS continues to closely monitor the novel coronavirus outbreak and provide guidance to licensed ... of respiratory infection in the state. AUSTIN – Texas Health and Human Services continues to closely monitor the novel coronavirus ...

Gov. Abbott Announces Protective Health and Safety Measures for Long-Term Care, Hospitals and Child Care Operations
... declared a state of disaster in Texas due to the novel coronavirus COVID-19, and announced protective health and safety measures. Gov. Greg Abbott today declared a ... which are licensed and regulated by Texas Health and Human Services. These measures also apply to state-operated ...

HHS Monitors COVID-19, Provides New Guidance to Child Care Facilities
... the agency continues to closely monitor the evolving novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. AUSTIN – Texas Health and Human Services is providing updated guidance to the almost 17,000 ...

COVID-19: Spanish Screening Tool for Community Attendants and In-Home Caregivers
... other in-home caregivers who make home visits or provide services in a home or community setting. Contact your Public Health Region or your Local Public Health Organization if you need PPE. Visit the DSHS and CDC websites for current coronavirus information. ...

Child Care Provider Survey for Operations Impacted by COVID-19
Child Care Regulation is aware of the widespread coronavirus. We understand the potential impact that this can ... Control and Prevention and Texas Department of State Health Services websites: CDC Coronavirus Webpage DSHS Coronavirus ...

HHSC Temporarily Waives Renewal Requirements for Medicaid, SNAP Clients During COVID-19 Crisis
... maintain continuity of coverage during the COVID-19 public health crisis. AUSTIN – Texas Health and Human Services announced today SNAP and Medicaid benefit renewals ... as authorized by section 2302 of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, Texas is also waiving interview ...

HHS Provides Expanded Guidance to Hospitals to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 in Texas
... protect vulnerable hospital patients from COVID-19, Texas Health and Human Services has issued guidance to hospitals that now includes ... other state and federal agencies to monitor and assess the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. Hospitals in Texas are ...

CMS Publishes COVID-19 Testing Requirement Rules for NFs
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has published new rules requiring nursing facilities ... National Healthcare Safety Network as required by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. CMS also ... on a daily basis, to the appropriate state or local public health department. ...