HHSC Releases Report on Auto-Enrollment in the Healthy Texas Women

  In the 2018-2019 Texas state budget, the Health and Human Services Commission was directed to conduct and provide the legislature with an analysis of the cost-effectiveness and projected savings that an auto-enrollment measure could provide. Specifically, the measure would impact women who become ineligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) or the Children’s…

HHSC Releases the Women’s Health and Savings Performance Report

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) released its Texas Women’s Health Program Savings and Performance Report for Fiscal Year 2017 this month. The writing of this report was required by HHSC Rider 97 in the Texas state budget, and the report’s findings include: eligibility, service, and provider information; estimated savings realized from the Healthy Texas Women program,…