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COVID-19 Resources – HHSC

PACSTX is regularly in communication with HHSC, sending up-dates to providers, and hosting provider calls. To access this information or to become a member, please reach out to Sandy at sandy@pacstx.org

Below are key resources for providers from HHSC.

 

 

General Resources

There are many online resources providing guidance on the COVID-19 pandemic. Please access the following websites and resources to promote safety for your staff and the people you serve.

 

Resources for Long-Term Care Facilities, ICF/IID 

CDC COVID-19 Preparedness Checklist for Nursing Homes and Other LTCFs
HHSC Provider Letter 20-18 Guidance on COVID-19 Response in Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with an Intellectual Disability or Related Conditions (ICF/IID)

HHSC Resources for Home and Community-Based Services

Provider Letter 20-22 Guidance to Home and Community-Based Services (HCS) and Texas Home Living (TxHmL) Providers on COVID-19 (Replaces 20-12)
COVID-19 Guidance for FFS Service Coordinators and Case Managers
COVID-19 Provider Checklist
COVID-19 Guidance for Community Attendants and In-Home Caregivers
Agency-Based In-Home Caregivers Screening Flowchart

DSHS

COVID-19 Homepage
COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions
COVID-19 Local Health Authorities

HHSC

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Provider Letter 20-21 Suspension of Certain LTCR Requirements During COVID-19 Outbreak

CDC

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
CDC Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Healthcare Settings
Resources for Clinics and Healthcare Facilities

EPA

List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2

Business Resources & Financial Assistance

 

 

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