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Texas Disaster Relief

The following list of Texas disaster relief resources are available for those affected by the storms, as well as those looking to help:

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Texas Dual Eligible Integrated Care Project

Important Information about the Texas Dual Eligible Integrated Care Project

You may have already received a notice from the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) about a new program called the Texas Dual Eligible...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Texas Medicaid

Feds Warn Texas: Expand Medicaid or Risk Hospital Funds

The federal government is holding state leaders’ feet to the fire, hoping to get Texas to expand...

Chris Moynihan
Hospital Texas

Baylor Already Seeing Benefits from Collaboration with Cleveland Clinic

By Gary Jacobson, Staff Writer for The Dallas Morning News Baylor Scott & White Health won’t...

Aimee Sharp
Via Stateline

Lawmakers Look To Improve Care For Kids With Complex Needs

By Christine Vestal, Stateline, featured in Disability Scoop Finding care for children with...

Aimee Sharp
In home care

DADS Makes Getting Long-term Care Services Easier

By Commissioner Jon Weizenbaum – Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) It...

Aimee Sharp
HHSC's funding estimate for this fiscal year (2015) is $27.3 billion. Medicaid and CHIP represent just over 94 percent of that funding, with eligibility services accounting for 3 percent, and the remaining areas totaling about 3 percent.

Demo Project to Streamline Delivery of Medicare, Medicaid Services

Published by In Touch, News from the Texas Health and Human Services Commission Dual-eligible...

Aimee Sharp
Diabetes in Texas

Parkland’s New Global Diabetes Program Improves Patient Access, Care

By Parkland Hospital Staff Accessing care can be a major challenge for patients with diabetes. A...

Aimee Sharp
photo by: Michael Stravato

In Funding Fight, Cancer Care Could Be Collateral Damage

By Alexa Ura for The Texas Tribune Kathleen Riley has had 14 rounds of chemotherapy and seven...

Aimee Sharp
The Washington Post

Government Raising Bar on Ratings Of Nursing Homes

By Julie Appleby for The Washington Post Starting immediately, the federal government is making it...

Aimee Sharp