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A-800, Medicaid Eligibility
... October 1, 2016   Medical Programs Applicants may receive Medicaid during the three-month period before the month they ... through the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS). DFPS works with the Interstate Compact on ... for the requested information to be submitted to the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC). If it is not ...

Health and Human Services Agencies' Notice of Privacy Practices
... only. It doesn’t affect your benefits. Federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and the ... You may file a complaint with Texas Health and Human Services Commission by calling 2-1-1 or 877-541-7905 ... disclose your health information for health plan (CHIP, Medicaid or other government health program) administration. ...

Section 6000, Service Delivery Options
... because of the simplicity and convenience of receiving services. For example, under AO the individual is not ... needs change; serving as a resource if the individual has health or safety concerns, or worries about being taken ... and Supports. The STAR+PLUS program does not change Medicaid eligibility or services. It changes the way Medicaid ...

HHSC Announces Key Hire For New Post
... Gary Jessee will lead the newly created Medical and Social Services division of the Health and Human Services system, HHS Executive Commissioner ... Smith announced today. Jessee, who is currently the state Medicaid director, will become deputy executive commissioner ...

Section 3000, STAR+PLUS HCBS Program Eligibility and Services
... Revision 18-2; Effective September 3, 2018     3110 Medicaid, Medicare and Dual-Eligibles Revision 18-2; ... in the MCO's network. These members receive all covered services, both acute care and long-term services and supports ... Assistance – Your Texas Benefits, on file with the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) may not need to ...

Section 3000, STAR+PLUS HCBS Program Eligibility and Services
... Revision 18-0; Effective September 4, 2018     3110 Medicaid, Medicare and Dual-Eligible Members Revision 18-0; ... STAR+PLUS does not impact Medicare eligibility or services. The STAR+PLUS MCO only provides Medicaid long-term ... Assistance – Your Texas Benefits, on file with the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) may not need to ...

Expansion of Managed Care
... Commitment to Improving Member and Provider Experience in Medicaid Managed Care Executive Commissioner Chris Traylor ... 4.5 million people relying on the Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) programs have appropriate access to services to enable them to live strong, productive lives. He ...

Hearing Aid Information
... available from a variety of sources for children who get Medicaid, older Texans and people who are looking for ... will be eligible to receive hearing aids, including services and supplies, as a TRICARE benefit. For more ... Commission under state agencies. Children Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP): Families can qualify if they ...

4000, Eligibility and Assessment of Co-pay and Fees
... provides policy requirements for eligibility, client services, community activities and clinical guidelines. ... Contractors must develop a policy to determine Primary Health Care (PHC) eligibility. The contractor must ensure ... Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Perinatal, Medicaid for Pregnant Women, Special Supplemental Nutrition ...

a. Participant Selection Mechanism
... with complex supportive needs and those with behavioral health conditions. MDS Q1A information also is available on ... facility MDS data to the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Mental Health and Substance Abuse (MHSA) ... of but will not be limited to: Providing information about Medicaid 1915(c) waiver and non-waiver, non-Medicaid services ...

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