October 25, 2018 - 1:00pm

Department of State Health Services (DSHS), Moreton Building, Room M-100
1100 West 49th St.
Austin Texas, 78756


Webcasting Available

This meeting will be webcast. To access the webcast, go to https://hhs.texas.gov/about-hhs/communications-events/live-archived-meetings the day and time of the meeting.

  1. Welcome
  2. Roll Call
  3. July 25, 2018, Meeting Minutes
  4. Presiding Officer’s Address: Medicaid Fee Bump Did Not Increase Primary Care Participation
  5. Underutilization of Glucagon in the Prehospital Setting
  6. The Role of Obesity in Prevention of Diabetes and Decreasing Risk of Cardiovascular Disease and Death
  7. The Role of Pharmacy Benefits Managers in Prescription Drug Access
  8. Journey to Control: Diabetes Conversation Maps Curriculum
  9. Priorities and Progress of the Texas Diabetes Council
  10. State Agency Representatives
    1. Department of State Health Services
    2. Health and Human Services Commission
    3. Texas Workforce Commission
  11. Workgroups
    1. Advocacy and Outreach
    2. Health Professionals and Outcomes
  12. Announcements
  13. Public Comment
  14. Future Meetings
  15. Adjourn

The committee may take any action on any agenda item.

Questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements should be directed to Ashley Doyle, MPH, Diabetes Prevention and Control Program Team Lead, Department of State Health Services, 512-776-2883, ashley.doyle@dshs.texas.gov.

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 Anne Mosher, Department of State Health Services, 512-776-2780 or anne.mosher@dshs.texas.gov at least 72 hours before the meeting so appropriate arrangements can be made.