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Health and Human Services Commission

Promoting Independence Advisory Committee Agenda


April 17, 2014
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Meeting Site:
Health and Human Services Commission
Brown-Heatly Building
Public Hearing Room
4900 North Lamar Blvd.
Austin, Texas 78756

This meeting will be webcast

Agency Reports

  1. Welcome/Business
  2. Status: STAR+PLUS Expansion and Senate Bill (SB) 7
  3. STAR+PLUS and Nurse Delegation
  4. Community First Choice
  5. Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Update
  6. Public Input
  7. Home and Community Based Services New Federal Rule
  8. Preadmission Screening and Resident Review and Behavioral Health
  9. Intellectual and Development Disabilities (IDD) Assessment Instrument
  10. IDD Managed Care Pilots
  11. Rider 39 Update
  12. State Supported Living Center Relocation Specialists
  13. 1915 (i)
  14. Status: SB 7 Advisory Committees
    1. Intermediate Care Facility/Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities Redesign
    2. STAR+PLUS Quality
    3. STAR KIDS
    4. Behavioral Health Integration
  15. Subcommittee Reports:
    1. Report from the Subcommittee on Housing
    2. Report from the Subcommittee on Direct Service Workers
    3. Report from the Employment First Advisory Committee
  16. Adjourn

Contact: Bill Macdonald, Promoting Independence Initiative Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services, 512-438-4157.

This meeting is open to the public. No reservations are required and there is no cost to attend this meeting.

People with disabilities who wish to attend the meeting and require auxiliary aids or services should contact Stakeholder Relations at 512-438-4157 at least 72 hours before the meeting so appropriate arrangements can be made.