RHP12's Proposed DY9-10 Plan Update

RHP12 Proposes Regional Plan Update for DY 9‐10

 Regional Healthcare Partnerships (RHPs) are required to submit their RHP Plan Update for demonstration years 9‐10 by November 27, 2019.

The RHP Plan update includes provider templates for each DSRIP performing provider and one anchor template. All of these files are loaded into the

anchor template via excel macros. The regional outcome tabs from the anchor template have been compiled and included below. RHP 12 will host a stakeholder webinar meeting on November 20th at 10:00AM. Stakeholders are invited to register here:


HHSC will review the proposed RHP plan updates and request additional information as needed.

The content of the proposed RHP12 DY9‐10 Plan Update include:

Anchor Contact Information

RHP Organization

Regional Valuation

Regional Category B

Regional Category C Summary 

This information is being made available to stakeholders for their review and input. Please see the link below.

RHP12's Proposed DY 9-10 Plan Update 

Stakeholders are invited to provide comments at the Stakeholder Webinar and/or online @ TexasRHP12.com between November 19, 2019 and

November 26, 2019. 

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RHP Plan Update Registration

RHP Plan Update – Demonstration Years 9-10 


Texas has entered the remaining two years of the Medicaid 1115 Transformation Waiver’s Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) approved the final protocols in September, and all Regional Healthcare Partnerships (RHP) have begun updating their RHP Plans for Demonstration Years DY9 and 10 (October 1, 2019 – September 30, 2021).

All Stakeholders are invited to participate in RHP 12’s Stakeholder Webinar 


During this online event, we will share an overview of the proposed RHP 12 Plan Update for DY 9-10. Stakeholders will have the opportunity to provide feedback during the webinar. This feedback will be considered for plan changes before plan submission.

Register Now

Date: November 20, 2019

Time: 10:00AM

  • Location: This is an online webinar. Upon registration, you will receive a link and instructions for how to join the meeting.


The draft RHP 12 Plan Update for DY 9-10 will also be posted to our website www.texasrhp12.com

For more information: Call 806-775-8532 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



RHP12 September 2019 Regional Learning Collaborative

 The RHP 12 Learning Collaborative was held at the McInturff Conference Center on Monday, September 30, 2019. We had over 92 attendees. Thanks to all for attending.

We had 9 guest speakers who did an outstanding job. Thanks to each of them. You can find links to their presentations and other event documents below:  

·         Bill Eubanks – Senior Vice President and Chief Integration Officer, UMC HealthSystem

o   Improving Health through Technology 

·         Stephanie Stephens – Deputy State Medicaid Director, Texas Human and Human Services


o   Texas Medicaid Priorities 

·         Melissa Matlock – DSRIP Program Manager, Northwest Texas Healthcare System

·         Edna Thelusma – Senior Director, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

o   Urban Hospital & HSC Physician Practice Perspective 

·         Kelsey Haley, RN, BSN – Clinical Informatics, Hemphill County Hospital District

·         Janet Sammann – Patient Care Navigator, Castro County Hospital District

o   Rural Hospital Perspective 

·         Bre’Ann Boyd – Business Support Coordinator, West Texas Centers

o   Behavioral Health Metrics 

·         Bobbye Carter – Director of Crisis Services and Associate Hospital Administrator, StarCare

·         Marle Antu, LDC, LPC-Intern – Behavioral Health Division Director, StarCare

o   DSRIP 2.0 Success, Challenges, & Lessons Learned Perspectives 

Event Materials: 

·         Agenda

·         Speaker Biographies

·         Innovative & Transformative Initiatives in RHP12 

·         Sign In Sheets


For more information, please email Ashley Childers at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


RHP 12 Costs and Savings Webinar

We'd like to thank those of you who joined us for the Costs and Savings Tool webinar hosted on Tuesday September 10, 2019.  We recognize that there were a lot of tips and information given out in a short amount of time. So as requested, we are making the webinar slides and recording available to you from the links below:


Costs and Savings Recording

Costs and Savings PowerPoint


Performing Providers with a total valuation of one million dollars or more per DY are required to submit the costs and savings of at least one Category A Core Activity of choice and the forecasted or generated savings of the Core Activity.


The complete recommended tool should be submitted during October DY8 (October 2019)reporting to HHSC in the DSRIP Online Reporting System along with a completed Attachment A: Costs and Savings Narrative Template to fulfill Category A Costs and Savings reporting requirements.


Please feel free to contact our team if you have questions or concerns regarding the Costs and Savings Tool or the Narrative template.


Thank you for your continued work and dedication!!


The Anchor Team

RHP 12's September Regional Learning Collaborative


RHP 12 hosted it’s September Regional Learning Collaborative in Lubbock on September 14th. We were honored to have guest speakers with us from TAVHealth, UMC Physicians, F. Marie Hall Institute for Rural and Community Health, Texas Council of Community Centers, PHIX Network, and HASA Health Information Exchange.


View the agenda, list of speakers, presentation slides and other documents below:




Speaker biographies


RHP12 Summary of Selected Outcome Measures


Dane: Welcome & Regional Update


Dr. Rubin: Going Beyond Fee-for-Service: Trends Driving Value Based Care


Hinojosa: Value Based Contracting in Action


Dr. Philips: The Telemedicine Wellness, Intervention, Triage and Referral Project


Johnson: Mental Health Hot Topics


Hartmann/Van Oort: Health Information Exchange Discussion