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The IG Inspections Division has issued a report on its inspection of procedures to maximize recovery of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program overpayments through the Treasury Offset Program.

Several reports of a possible telephone scam have been made involving people identifying themselves as being from Texas Health and Human Services.

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The Health and Human Services Commission is notifying people about the accidental loss of protected personal information. The breach may affect 1,842 people in the Houston area.

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission announced that Texas has been awarded $27.4 million in federal funds to combat opioid use disorders.

Starting May 1, Texas will begin providing this year’s statewide Medicaid benefit for mosquito repellent to prevent Zika virus transmission.

By Joey Berlin

Texas Medicine Magazine

Seven years ago, Charles Turner Lewis, MD, thought it was over.

By Emily Sides

McAllen Monitor

By J. David McSwane

Austin American-Statesman

If there is a poster child for dysfunction in Texas government, look no further than the agency Stuart Bowen inherited in January.