June 1, 2020 - 1:00pm



Meeting Site:
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting will be conducted online virtually using Microsoft Teams only. To access meeting, click on the link below: 


This meeting does not have a physical location.


  1. Call to order
  2. Roll call
  3. Adoption of March 3, 2020, minutes (vote required)
  4. Long-term Care Facilities Council subcommittee discussion
    1. Consistent surveys and informal dispute resolution
    2. Medicaid quality-based systems
    3. Allocation of Medicaid beds
  5. HHSC COVID-19 updates for long-term care facilities
  6. Public comment
  7. Review of action items and agenda items for future meeting
  8. Adjourn and thank you

Public Comment: The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) welcomes public comments pertaining to topics related to long-term care facilities. Members of the public are encouraged to participate in this process by providing written public comment to HHSC by emailing Laura Gutierrez at Laura.Gutierrez@hhsc.state.tx.us no later than 5:00 pm Saturday, May 30, 2020. Please include your name and the organization you are representing, or state if you are speaking as a private citizen. Written comments are limited to three minutes and will be read during the meeting for consideration by the Council.

Contact: Questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements should be directed to Laura Gutierrez, Long-term Care Facilities Council Coordinator, at 512-438-4315 or laura.gutierrez@hhsc.state.tx.us.

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 Gutierrez at 512-438-4315 or laura.gutierrez@hhsc.state.tx.us at least 72 hours before the meeting so arrangements can be made.