Texas reverses planned $15 million cuts to health programs

Texas reverses planned million cuts to health programs

State health officials reversed course on a plan to cut $15 million from state health and safety net programs, instead opting to trim the agency’s administrative budget to meet the requirements of a mandated budget reduction prompted by the coronavirus pandemic.The Texas Health and Human Services Commission originally proposed more than $132 million in budget cuts to meet the mandate, including $15 million in cuts to women’s health services and programs designed to aid low- […]
Source: Statesman