Access to Direct Health Care Services

DSHS provides access to genetic health care services by funding and providing oversight to nine genetics clinics throughout the state. 

  • Title V Fee-for-Service funds selected public and private contractors to provide specified allowable genetic services through established rates. These services are provided to Texas residents with family incomes at or less than 185% of the most current Federal Poverty Income Level (FPIL) who are not eligible for other programs providing the same services. Title V funded contracts serve as safety net providers of genetic services for eligible women and children and their families.
  • DSHS Genetic Services maintains a complete list of genetic service providers throughout the state. Provider List or call 1-800-252-8023.