72016Jul
July Updates

July Updates

Waiver THOT is working on a Waiver II concept to help retain Texas waiver funding. Texas Community Reform and Access Engagement (T-CARE) proposes to ask CMS to allocate waiver funding from amounts CMS would otherwise take from UC and DSRIP in Waiver II and invest in integrated systems of care. Under the proposal, providers both…

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12016Jul
Recent Wins for THOT’s 340B providers

Recent Wins for THOT’s 340B providers

What is it? 340B is a program allowing certain providers (like most THOT members) to obtain discounted prices on outpatient drugs. Named after the section of federal law authorizing it, these discounts are intended to help certain providers stretch scarce resources to provide the most care to the most patients. Our 340B providers do just…

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292016Jun
THOT June Board Meeting Overview

THOT June Board Meeting Overview

On June 24, THOT held its quarterly Board meeting. The meeting, chaired by Dr. Fred Cerise, was packed with attendees and a fast paced agenda. Invited guests included Executive Commissioner of Health and Human Services Charles Smith, Selvadas Govind and Ardas Khalsa from HHSC, national health law expert Barbara Eyman, THOT consultant Bill Rago, and Doris Hunt…

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