RHP 12 FULL REGION PLANNING MEETING SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY, AUGUST 16th

The next full regional meeting is scheduled for August 16th from 2-4p.m. This meeting will be hosted via Webinar. 

This Webinar will contain updated information regarding the Program Funding and Mechanics protocol, RHP planning protocol, Project Plan template and much more. 

We encourage all of you to plan on attending.

To register for this meeting
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1. Go to
https://umchealthsystem.webex.com/umchealthsystem/j.php?ED=208626882&RG=1&UID=1382452152&RT=MiM5
2. Register for the meeting.

Please connect to the Audio Conference:
Dial-In #: 1-888-622-5357
Participant Code: 362610

Once the host approves your request, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions for joining the meeting.

To view in other time zones or languages, please click the link:
https://umchealthsystem.webex.com/umchealthsystem/j.php?ED=208626882&RG=1&UID=1382452152&ORT=MiM5

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For assistance
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1. Go to
https://umchealthsystem.webex.com/umchealthsystem/mc
2. On the left navigation bar, click "Support".
You can contact me at:
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Texas RHP Planning Protocol (DSRIP Menu) Released

HHSC has released the Texas RHP Planning Protocol formerly referred to as the DSRIP menu. Below are links to the individual category documents.

CAT 1

CAT 2

CAT 3

CAT 4

 It can also be found under the resource tab on this website.

RHP 12 FULL REGION PLANNING MEETING SCHEDULED FOR JULY 17th

The next full region meeting is scheduled for July 17th from 1-3pm. Click here to view the Presentation for the meeting.

We again have worked with Texas Tech Health Sciences Center to arrange a two location meeting. There will be a location at the TTUHSC – Amarillo School of Pharmacy campus and one at TTUHSC – Lubbock campus. We will be utilizing their conferencing technology which will allow ALL attendees to view and participate in the meeting live.

We encourage all of you to plan on attending at one of these locations:

Amarillo Location

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy
School of Pharmacy Room AMSOP 107
1300 South Coulter
Amarillo, Tx

Lubbock Location

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Room – Academic Classroom Building
Room 100
3601 4th Street
Lubbock, Tx

HHSC Announces Upcoming Webinars

Program Funding and Mechanics (PFM) Protocol Webinar – Tuesday, July 10th, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Central Time.

During this webinar, HHSC will provide an update on the protocol, review comments submitted, and cover next steps. HHSC is continuing to negotiate the details of the PFM Protocol with CMS.

You can log in online to view the slides and listen to the audio conference through computer speakers OR call in for the audio portion. If you dial in, you should do so 15 minutes prior to the start of the webinar. You will be automatically connected to the meeting room and will hear music until the webinar starts.

To access the webinar, on July 10th at 10 a.m.:

1) Go to www.webex.com

2) Click on Attend Meeting

3) Enter Meeting Number: 802 994 356 (no password necessary)

4) Call 1-800-396-3172 (no password necessary)

Delivery System Reform Incentive Payments (DSRIP) RHP Planning Protocol Webinar – Wednesday, July 11th , 10 to 11:30 a.m. Central Time.

During this webinar, HHSC will provide an update on the protocol and cover next steps. HHSC is continuing to negotiate the details of the DSRIP RHP Planning Protocol with CMS.

You can log in online to view the slides and listen to the audio conference through computer speakers OR call in for the audio portion. If you dial in, you should do so 15 minutes prior to the start of the webinar. You will be automatically connected to the meeting room and will hear music until the webinar starts.

To access the webinar, on July 11th at 10 a.m.:

1) Go to www.webex.com

2) Click on Attend Meeting

3) Enter Meeting Number: 805 776 476 (no password necessary)

4) Call 1-800-396-3172 (no password necessary)

HHSC releases Updated Program Funding and Mechanics Protocol

Program Funding and Mechanics (PFM) Protocol

Negotiations with CMS are continuing regarding this protocol. Attached is the most recent draft that HHSC sent to CMS on Friday, June 29.