Providers Affected By The Floods in Texas Needing Temporary Client Re-Location

Our good friend, Phil Haas from Beautiful Abilities wanted to share this with the providers affected by the flooding in Texas this month. “Praying everyone ok.  Devastating, so sorry. Just reaching out to offer temporary re-location and place if needed, we could help. The ranch in Edge ( just off I-45/Hwy 21) has room up to 8 comfortably (few more with cots)  in Texas room, has bathroom ( 2 -3 other baths available on ranch) , Central AC, shower, kitchen,...

ICF/IID Updates

Provider Joint Training Opportunity for “Scope & Severity” Webinar Please register below at the following link. (Hurry, Sessions Are Filling Fast!) There is a session on Oct. 2nd, 2019 that is still open and 2 more have been added (Nov. 6th 10am and at 2pm) Check out Joint Provider Trainings link from HHSC, for more info: https://apps.hhs.texas.gov/providers/training/jointtraining.cfm#course_112   Survey Process for ICF Has Changed: Please Be...

HCS Provider Applicant Training (PAT) & Testing Status

New HCS/TxHmL Applicant Provider Training/testing session Oct. 8th-10th, 2019.  Testing will be on 3rd day (Oct. 10th) We believe their may be another PAT session in December 2019, but we don’t have definitive knowledge yet.  We will post a study prep session this coming week of Sept. 23rd. We will have the study prep class the evening of the 1st day of the PAT training on Oct. 8th, 2019 from 6:00pm-9:00pm  As soon as we find out the location, we will post...

Status of ICF/IID Rates!

Approved ICF Rates:  09/12/19 Click on the link below to read HHSC’s notice to ICF/IID providers about the ICF/IID rates.  The notice informs providers that the rates have been approved but at a lower rate than proposed.  The notice further explains that errors in the calculation of the rates resulted in the variance between the rates proposed versus the rates finally approved.  The rates will be retroactive to September 1, 2019.  Providers will receive a...