Home and Community-based Services (HCS) Provider Resources

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Read the Draft HCS Waiver Amendment 1 (PDF).

Information Letters (IL)

Number Title Date
IL 2020-01 PDF Temporary Add-on Payments for the Home and Community-based Services Waiver (HCS) Program for Supervised Living and Residential Support Services (SL/RSS) Effective January 8, 2020 01/13/2020
IL 2020-02 PDF Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act (IPERIA) 01/13/2020
IL 2019-33 PDF 2019 Cost Report and 2020 Accountability Report Training Information 12/01/2019
IL 2019-31 PDF Payment Rates for the Home and Community-based Services Waiver Program Effective Retroactive to September 1, 2019 Note:
Revised November 7, 2019
IL 2019-30 PDF Preparation for migration from Client Assignment Registration System (CARE) to TMHP Long-Term Care Portal 10/16/2019
IL 2019-25 PDF Changes to HHSC Approved Diagnostic Codes for Persons with Related Conditions List Note:
Replaces IL 18-04
IL 2019-19 PDF Resources for Monitoring Medicaid Eligibility 08/15/2019
IL 2019-21 PDF Fiscal Year 2019 Cutoff Date for Year-end Closeout Processing (HCS/TxHmL) 08/08/2019
IL 2019-15 PDF Required Base Wages of Personal Attendants in the IDD Waivers, Effective September 1, 2019 Note: Revised: August 15, 2019 08/01/2019
IL 2019-14 PDF Routine Home Care First 60 Days, Recoupment of Overbilling on Routine Home Care First 60 Days Note: Revised: August 29, 2019 08/01/2019

All Information letters for HCS

Provider Letters (PL)

Number Title Date
PL 2020-01 PDF How to File a Complaint Regarding a Surveyor and Report Survey Inconsistencies 01/07/2020
PL 2019-25 PDF Changes to Informal Review Process for HCS and TxHmL Providers 11/20/2019
PL 2017-24 PDF All Providers are Required to Redo Nurse Aide Registry (NAR) Searches Conducted from June 14, 2017, through August 3, 2017 09/07/2017
PL 2017-23 PDF All Providers Are Required To Redo Employee Misconduct Registry (EMR) Searches Conducted From June 9, 2017, through July 27, 2017 08/07/2017
PL 2017-22 PDF Pre-admission Screening and Resident Review – Quality Service Reviews Note: Replaces PL 14-33 / IL 14-80 07/03/2017

All provider letters for HCS

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