Here is some helpful information, guidance, and resources for Texans.
Medicaid and Other State Services
- States are eligible for a 6.2 percentage point increase in their Federal Medical Assistance Percentages (FMAP)
- They have to provide coverage of COVID-19 testing without cost sharing and meet other criteria, such as not imposing more stringent eligibility standards or additional premiums
- States can cover tests for uninsured people through their Medicaid programs and receive a 100% FMAP to cover the cost
- Medicaid funding for U.S. territories has been increased
Below are additional links with helpful information, guidance, and resources for Texans
Important COVID-19 Information and Resources:
Texas Workforce Commission:
Transportation and Infrastructure:
States, Localities, and Municipalities:
Below are resources that have been expanded for state and local officials to respond to COVID-19.