Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Myers and Stauffer LC is a certified public accounting firm that provides professional accounting, consulting, data management, and analysis services to government-sponsored health care programs. Myers and Stauffer is engaged to perform federally-mandated independently certified audits of the state of Texas disproportionate share hospital (DSH) payment program and also performs annual uncompensated care distribution final reconciliations.
Important Contact Information
Email for DSH and UC Survey:
Disproportionate Share Hospital Examinations
In order to comply with the federal regulation regarding disproportionate share hospital (DSH) payments issued by CMS on December 19, 2008, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has contracted with Myers and Stauffer LC, a certified public accounting firm, to perform the mandated audits. (See Federal Register Vol. 73, No. 245, December 19, 2008, rules and regulations.)
Below you will find a presentation for the DSH year 2020 payment examination provider training. It is intended to assist hospitals with the completion of the DSH surveys.
Uncompensated Care Waiver Program Final Reconciliation
The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has also contracted with Myers and Stauffer LC to perform a reconciliation of finalized costs to uncompensated care (UC) distributions made to participating hospitals under the Section 1115 Texas Healthcare Transformation and Quality Improvement Program Waiver.
Please visit https://dsh.mslc.com/ to access the secure file transfer web portal for both of these projects. If you have difficulty accessing the web portal, please call 785.228.6700 for support.
Texas DSH 2020 Examination and UC DY9 Final Reconciliation Timeline