The Interagency Task Force for Children with Special Needs, supported by HHSC, launched NavigateLifeTexas.org on July 6 to help families who have children with disabilities and special health care needs.
More than a month after its launch, NavigateLifeTexas.org is making it easier for families to find help for their children with disabilities and special health care needs.
The site offers links to a variety of services from connecting with other parents to advice on schools and information on financial help.
Acting on Sunset recommendations earlier this year, HHSC and the Department of State Health Services worked together to create the Office of Women’s Health, which now administers all state-sponsored women’s health programs and services.
A simple theory drives the Delivery System Reform Improvement Pay projects. Improve preventative healthcare and you not only improve patients' health but save money by avoiding costly hospital admissions and emergency room visits.
The numbers are stark. The anecdotes are startling. The need is clear. But when it comes to eliminating disparities in health care, education and criminal justice in Texas, the studies are the base of the pyramid.