The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is now proceeding with implementation of a five-year Section 1115 Medicaid Waiver, Texas Healthcare Transformation and Quality Improvement Program: Medicaid 1115 Waiver, which was approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in December of 2011. Through this Waiver, we have an unparalleled opportunity to re-shape health care in our communities and improve access to quality, affordable care. As the public health care system for our region, JPS Health Network will serve as the anchor facility.
Planning and implementation of Waiver activities will be achieved through the development of Regional Health Plans. These plans will outline Throughout this process, communications, updates, and planning materials will be posted to this site for your reference. If you wish to be added to the Regional Healthcare Partnership stakeholder mailing list, please send an email to RHP@jpshealth.org.