15 -Month 1115 Waiver Extension

HHSC and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have agreed to a 15-month extension of the Texas 1115 Waiver. The agreement will take the program through December 2017 and will maintain its current funding.  HHSC and CMS will continue negotiating a longer term extension.  Please see below for the extension approval letter from CMS and the Standard Terms and Conditions (STCs) for the extension.