The Health and Human Services Commission released the following information:
Updated Program Funding and Mechanics (PFM) Protocol Webinar — Monday, 3:30-5 p.m. CST, June 25: During this webinar, HHSC will provide an update on the protocol, review comments submitted and cover next steps. HHSC is continuing to negotiate the details of the PFM Protocol with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) through June and July. Participants can choose to login online or to only call-in.
To access the webinar, on June 25 at 3:30 p.m.:
1) Go to www.webex.com
2) Click on Attend Meeting;
3) Enter Meeting Number: 804 694 814 (no password necessary); and
4) Call (888) 884-2150.
Updated DSRIP Menu Webinar — This webinar was hosted on Thursday, June 21 and will soon be available in the archive section of the Health and Human Services waiver website. During the webinar, HHSC and the Texas Medical Foundation reviewed the new Deliver System Reform Incentive Payments (DSRIP) menu, the process used in updating it and next steps. HHSC is finalizing the document to be shared with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and stakeholders by early July.
NOTICE: Many county officials were unable to access this webinar due to HHSC sending out a change in the meeting number just minutes before it was scheduled to begin. The webinar will be archived but a request has also been submitted to schedule another webinar for a later date. TAC will keep you updated.
For updated materials and to sign up for email alerts, please refer to the waiver website. Should you have any questions, please email waiver staff.