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Information Letters (IL)

Number Title Date
IL 2018-09 PDF Fiscal Year 2018 Cutoff Date for Year-end Closeout Processing 08/09/2018
IL 2018-04 PDF Changes to HHSC-Approved Diagnostic Codes for Persons with Related Conditions List Note: (Replaces IL 17-09) 02/06/2018
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
IL 2017-23 PDF Changes to HCS Handbook Regarding Results of Residential Visit 10/03/2017
IL 2017-19 PDF Temporary Extension of Medicaid for Certain Intellectual Developmental Disability Waiver Program Recipients Who Lose Supplemental Security Income and Medicaid 08/23/2017
IL 2017-18 PDF Fiscal Year 2017 Cutoff Date for Year-end Closeout Processing 08/01/2017
IL 2017-16 PDF Rate Changes in the HCS and TxHmL Waiver Programs (Effective August 1, 2017) 07/20/2017

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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

All provider letters for HCS

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