Reminder: STAR Kids Managed Care Advisory Committee Meeting Next Week!


By Heather Kennedy posted Jan 10,2019 12:50 PM


Dear Members, 

Please note that the next meeting of the 
STAR Kids Managed Care Advisory Committee will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at 9:30 am.

You may attend in person at:  

Health and Human Services Commission
Brown-Heatly Building, Public Hearing Room

4900 North Lamar Blvd.

Austin, TX 78751

or remotely via webcast.  

Agenda items of interest for this meeting include:

  • HHSC – Health Insurance Premium Payment program and cost effectiveness
  • HHSC - 2018-19 General Appropriations Act, S.B. 1, 85th Legislature, Regular Session, 2017 (Article II, HHSC Rider 57) Quarterly Therapy Access Monitoring Report
  • HHSC – STAR Kids Screening Assessment Instrument (SK-SAI) Optimization Staff Workgroup
  • HHSC – Committee-requested HHSC data
  • Subcommittee updates
    • Health homes and outcome measures
    • SK-SAI, Medically Dependent Children Program, prior authorizations, and Intellectual and Developmental Disability waiver carve-in
    • Transition from children's services to adult services

HHSC asks that questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements be directed to Phyllis Matthews at 512-424-6799,

Thank you,