Quality Assurance Session For HCS/TxHmL/DH Providers-2019 ” (Houston, TX)

April 16, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Harris County Center For MH & IDD Services
9401 Southwest Fwy
TX 77074
Meghan Jones

Day 1 (April 16th, 2019)  9:30 am-4:30 pm      

Date: April 16th, 2019
Time:  9:30 AM-4:30 PM
Lunch: (12-1:30pm)  Free Lunch!! (sponsored by BenefitMall)
12:15pm-12:45pm- Presentation from BenefitMall 
Harris County Center For MH & IDD Services
(Conference Room 104)  
Location:   9401 Southwest Freeway Houston, Texas 77074    
Presenter:  Julie Blacklock/IDD Waiver Consultant

For:  Program Administrators, Program Directors, Nursing Staff, Case Coordinators, Quality Assurance Staff, DH Director.


Commonly Cited Items at Survey (Including Nursing): How To Prevent &/or Correct 

-Review of Specific  HCS  TAC code changes (We will be concentrating on  HCS TAC 9.178 and 9.174),

New Hire’s:  Onboarding issues, Survey Requirements for Employee Records, Background Checks, Nurses Aids & Misconduct Checks and Training/Inservicing Expectations

Review of Specific  HCS  TAC code changes (We will be concentrating on  HCS TAC 9.178 and 9.174),

**All attendees will receive handouts, recommended forms, and resources.                                  

Special Guest and Sponsor: Brittany Brown (Medicaid Waiver Program-Payroll Specialist) from BenefitMall will be here to present at lunch time and is providing free lunch for attendees!  She will be discussing how they can help HCS/TxHmL/and DH providers for these programs with their HR needs as well as payroll. Benefits Mall has some exciting new products for a very low cost that can possibly make a huge difference in ensuring quality assurance with your HR services and needs! Not all payroll companies are created equal. And when it comes to Brittany Brown at BenefitMall, she is THE expert in working with Medicaid Waiver Programs.

Please join us for  lunch and a short introductory presentation and learn how Brittany can help with industry specific struggles such as

  • Payroll cash flow issues
  • What does the IRS Tax Code really say about paying foster parents and how can we alleviate some of the anxiety parents experience around their payments
  • Tracking employee time – dealing with employees working multiple division at different rates
  • Labor allocation to help ease the pain with cost reporting
  • Work Opportunity Tax Credits (WOTC)
  • So much more!

Please RSVP by 4/12/19, if you are not coming to our training session, but would like to attend the presentation. Lunch will be provided!!!  Please Contact Meghan Jones at:  meghanjones.tx@gmail.com to RSVP


We would be glad to invoice you, so you can pay via credit card, debit card, or paypal account or you may pay by check.  Please indicate how you will paying when you register with Meghan Jones.

You may also pay online by going to our HCS Services page and clicking on the paypal link at the bottom of the page.  http://twogetherconsulting.com/services/hcs-services/

Remember to enter in in total $ amount for # of attendees.  Ex:  2 people want to attend x $125 =$250 total. If you have any problems, please ask Meghan Jones to walk you through when you call to register.  Please contact us directly about group rates.


Please register now for early bird registration price- $200!  Price goes up to $225 after April 8th, 2018!! 

You must contact Meghan Jones at:  meghanjones.tx@gmail.com 

to complete registration and for any additional information or to arrange payment by check,  you may contact Meghan by phone at:  (361) 649-5104   

Mailing address for checks:  Twogether Consulting  P.O. Box 90426 Austin, TX 78709