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 Case Management
A review of case management 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 guides 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.