Tag Archives: #reversethecuts

The Source: How Will State Budget Cuts Affect Therapy Providers For Disabled Children?

February 27, 2017
A $350 million budget cut approved by state lawmakers went into effect in December, affecting an estimated 60,000 special needs

Budget cuts hinder children with disabilities

February 15, 2017
Disabled children and their families shouldn’t have to jump through hoops for any type of state-funded care. These kids need

Severely disabled kids’ lives at risk, parents say, as Texas enacts Medicaid cost-savings plan

February 13, 2017
AUSTIN — Amy Pratt drove her severely disabled son, Quinten, four-plus hours to Children’s Medical Center Dallas only to learn

Bexar County therapy providers project financial losses under Medicaid cuts

February 4, 2017
After Texas moved forward with cuts in Medicaid reimbursements to therapists who work with disabled children, providers in Bexar County

Debate over Medicaid therapy cuts to be warm-up budget battle

January 31, 2017
As Texas House and Senate leaders gird for a high-stakes fight over the state budget, a preliminary round of that

Public Hearing on SB1: Your chance to help #reversethecuts

This Tuesday, Jan. 31, we have the only opportunity to publicly ask the Senate Finance Committee to #reversethecuts affecting access to care for families who receive Medicaid. Watch live at 9 a.m.: http://www.senate.texas.gov/av-live.php

Texas moves forward with cuts of therapy services for disabled children

January 27, 2017
More than a year after lawmakers originally ordered it, Texas announced Monday it will enact significant cuts to the money
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