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Information Letters (IL)

Number Title Date
IL 2019-13 PDF New HHSC Training Regarding Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation 06/05/2019
IL 2019-10 PDF The 21st Century Cures Act and the Required use of the Electronic Visit Verification System 05/13/2019
IL 2019-07 PDF Implementation of the Intellectual Developmental Disability Operations Portal for HCS, TxHmL, ICF/IID, and LIDDAs 03/27/2019
IL 2019-02 PDF 2018 Cost Report and 2018 Accountability Report Training Information 02/22/2019
IL 2018-11 PDF Changes to HHSC-Approved Diagnostic Codes for Persons with Related Conditions list Note: Replaces IL 18-04 09/20/2018
IL 2018-09 PDF Fiscal Year 2018 Cutoff Date for Year-end Closeout Processing 08/09/2018
IL 2018-01 PDF 2017 Cost Report Training Information 01/05/2018
IL 2017-29 PDF Effective Date for Enrollment ID/RC Assessments for Individuals in the Home and Community-based Services and Texas Home Living Programs 12/27/2017
IL 2017-28 PDF Service Limit Exceptions in the HCS and TxHmL Programs for Adaptive Aids and Minor Home Modifications Because of Hurricane Harvey 12/14/2017
IL 2017-26 PDF Extensions of Eligibility and Individual Plan of Care Authorizations for Individuals in HCS and TxHmL Impacted by Hurricane Harvey 11/29/2017

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Provider Letters (PL)

Number Title Date
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

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