“The FAQ document has been updated to reflect additional questions that were received during the June 8, 2022 webinar.
Some questions were similar so HHSC combined the main themes of questions received and provided the answer/response below. The FAQ has also been updated to reflect an extension of the deadline for the attestation and initial report. It was July 1, 2022 and has been extended to August 15, 2022.
If you have a question not addressed by this document, please contact: PFDLTSS@hhs.texas.gov.
If you have questions about the HHSC HCBS ARPA spending plan, please contact Medicaid_HCBS_Rule@hhsc.state.tx.us. The webinar recording, which includes a step-by-step walk-through of the attestation and reporting, is available here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/8631581217532733954
HHSC is providing a temporary rate add-on for certain home and community-based services delivered between March 1, 2022 and August 31, 2022. Information regarding the temporary rate add-ons can be viewed here: https://pfd.hhs.texas.gov/long-term-services-supports.”
Below is the full FAQ document