Letter From Twogether Consulting To Providers-Update

October 20th, 2021 Update From Twogether Consulting! We are sad to say that our main RN Consultant (Gina Peterson), who has been with Twogether Consulting for the past 10 years will no longer be working with us. We appreciate all the assistance she has given providers over the years and all the wonderful training she has provided nurses in HCS/TxHmL and ICF. Please contact us directly for your nursing needs at info@twogetherconsulting.com or you may contact our...

PPAT Fall Conference For November 10th-12th 2021 Canceled!

Rising To The Challenge! PPAT Fall Conference We are sorry to report that the conference has been canceled at this time.  I believe they plan to reschedule for the Spring of 2022! We should have more information in the near future about the cancelation, and when there is a confirmation of when the conference will be rescheduled. If you signed up as a Sponsor, Vendor, or Registered for the Conference please contact PPAT for more information and reimbursements. You...

SB 8 (ARPA funds) Passed by the Senate and House!

October 18th, 2021 SB 8 (ARPA funds) Passed by the Senate and House! The Senate passed SB 8. and the House passed SB 8 as of this evening!  The bill appropriates $13 billion of the $16 billion available in ARPA funds. The bill reflects agreements reached by the conference committee and can be viewed at: https://lrl.texas.gov/scanned/87ccrs/sb0008_3c.pdf#navpanes=0 In reviewing the document, please note the following: Pages 3-24 contain the committee report in bill...

HCS/ICF Provider Job Openings & Job Positions Desired

Based on the many phone calls, emails and contacts through our social media pages concerning Job Positions Desired and Job Openings with HCS providers, I have decided to use our “Updates” page to provide a place where both those persons desiring a position with an HCS Provider and those Posting a Job Position can find each other! We will not neccesarily be posting the job description or information on this page directly.  If you contact Meghan Jones at...

Monthly Provider Reporting Requirements -Starting 09-01-21 in Compliance with SB 809 and Rider 143

October 3rd, 2021 Don’t Forget, The 1st  Monthly Ongoing Provider Report is Due October 15th, 2021! The ongoing SB 809 and Rider 143 report and further information—including a PDF version of the report questions—are available on the HHSC Provider Finance Department website, and may be accessed on the main webpages for Acute Care Services, Hospitals and Clinic Services, and Long Term Services and Supports. Please note that this Microsoft Form link is separate...