HHSC 23-24 Training Dates: RMTS ~ MAC ~ COST

Heidi BickhamMedicaid

HHSC TRAINING DATES 2023-2024 Attending HHCS Trainings is more important than ever. Keep up with changing rules, requirements, deadlines and FAQ’s by attending their trainings for RMTS, MAC and COST REPORTS. We have compiled dates and links on the handy attachments making it easy for you and your key players … Read More

2023 FFY Final MAC Training Opportunity

Stasia ViatorIndustry News

The FFY2023 MAC report has already begun. Districts participating in MAC must have a district employee listed as the Primary MAC Contact.  All Primary MAC contacts must be trained annually or the district will forfeit MAC participation in the entire FFY2023.  This will be strictly enforced for FFY2023. The last FFY2023 MAC … Read More

2024 FFY Random Moment Time Study Program Contact Training

Stasia ViatorMedicaid

Important & Required ONWRD Learning recommends that you act now.  Don’t delay as this simple but necessary action is required.   To comply with SHARS and MAC regulations, the Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) requires all LEAs to delegate at least two RMTS Program Contacts to undergo and receive … Read More

SHARS 2022 FFY COST REPORT: Indirect Cost Rate Correction

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This announcement is for all LEAs that are currently completing the 2022 FFY SHARS Cost Report (Oct 1, 2021 – Sept 30, 2022) Fairbanks sent notification on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 in which confirmed the Indirect Cost Rates (IDCR) is now updated in the STAIRS system. All current certifications have … Read More

SHARS: Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Stasia ViatorMedicaid

Referred to often as the TMPPM, the Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual is a comprehensive guide for Texas Medicaid providers. It contains information about Texas Medicaid policies, and procedures including SHARS. The TMPPM is updated monthly on the TMHP website at www.tmhp.com to include revisions to policies and procedures that went into effect in … Read More

SHARS Medicaid FMAP Reminder

Stasia ViatorIndustry News, Medicaid

The FMAP (Federal Medical Assistance Percentage) is the federal portion of the SHARS rates submitted on Medicaid claims for LEAs participating in SHARS.  The FMAP dictates how large the potential pool of reimbursement the district can receive under the SHARS program. Reductions in FMAP equate to a reduction in both … Read More

2022 Cost Report Reminders and Notifications

Stasia ViatorIndustry News, Medicaid

Deadline:  The 2022 FFY is due April 1, 2023.  We are less than 30-days away from the deadline date for submissions.   Failure to submit your Cost Report by the due date can result in a hold being placed on your vendor payments until such time an acceptable cost report … Read More

SHARS RMTS Training Oct 2022 – Sept 2023

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Also Known As the 2023 Federal Fiscal Year (FFY)   RMTS annual training is mandatory for all LEAs wish to participate in the MAC and/or SHARS programs.  Training sessions are conducted by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC). It is crucial LEAs understand that compliance with the RMTS annual … Read More