The Texas Health & Human Services Commission has posted several new presentations related to Hurricane Harvey: Hurricane Harvey Evacuation and Impacts to the State Operated Facilities Hurricane Harvey Disaster SNAP Hurricane Harvey Response: Long-term Care Facility Evacuations

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The Senate Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 10:00am to hear invited and public testimony on several interim charges including:  Trauma Funding: Review revenue sources currently funding the trauma system and the impact of declining revenues and in General Revenue – Dedicated accounts. Evaluate the impact of statutory changes affecting…

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The Texas Tribune, in partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, is hosting a three-part conversation series on where the state is headed on healthcare. The second installment of this series will include a discussion of the ongoing efforts to reform healthcare and their impact on Texas. Panelists include state Sen. Chuy Hinojosa, D-McAllen,…

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The Texas legislature is currently examining several interim charges related to disaster preparedness and the response to Hurricane Harvey. Interested stakeholders can learn more on our Advocacy Page or by joining the TETAF Legislative Workgroup. On Wednesday, Nov 8, the Senate Health & Human Services Committee will meet in Austin to review the state’s response to…

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The Lieutenant Governor this week announced the full list of Senate interim charges related to Hurricane Harvey. The Senate Finance Committee also announced a hearing October 24 in Austin to study the charge to monitor all funds currently being used to address Hurricane Harvey relief and recovery and identify ways to maximize the use of federal…

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