Contractor Resources - HIV Medical and Psychosocial Support Services

Clinical, Care, and Support Resources 

HIV Core and Support Service Categories 
HIV services taxonomy for data collection/reporting and unit cost calculation of HIV-related medical and support services. 

Testing and Treatment Guidelines 
Standards for the treatment of HIV and STDs. 

Texas HIV Care Coordination  
A review of care coordination for HIV in Texas. 

HIV Services Program Reports 
Required contractor forms used to collect and maintain relevant data. 

Quality Management 
Guidance for quality assurance and quality improvement. 

Services Directory 
Directory of HIV and STD services available in Texas. 

Texas HIV Medication Program 
State ADAP program. 

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program MAGI Documents 
Calculating income eligibility for Ryan White services and THMP medication assistance. 

HIV Patient Assistance Programs (PAP) 
Assistance in referring eligible clients to patient assistance programs. (HIV PAP information for consumers


HOPWA Program Requirements and Guidance 
Guidance for programs providing HOPWA services. 

HOPWA Manual
Outlines the program rules and provides guidance for HOPWA. 

Planning and Reports

HIV and STD Planning
Planning documents for HIV and STD services across Texas. 

HIV and STD Reports 
Texas reports on HIV and STD infection across the state. 

Other Resources

HIV/STD Educational Materials
Listing of HIV/STD materials available free of charge from DSHS. 

Meetings and Conferences 
List of meetings and conferences which includes links to presentations and materials provided to participants. 

Program Evaluation Tools 
Program evaluation tools used by DSHS. 

Records Retention 
DSHS guidelines for retaining records by contractors. 

Reporting Suspected Abuse and Neglect of Children 
Information for health care providers. 

Technical Assistance Bulletins 
Information for contractors.