A Report on Health and Human Services Commission Contracts
Texas Government Code, Section 321.013(k), requires that, in devising its audit plan, the State Auditor’s Office shall consider performing audits of Health and Human Services Commission (Commission)
contracts that exceed $100 million in annual value, including contracts between the Commission and managed care organizations. Based on unaudited information from the Commission’s Health and
Human Services Contract Administration and Tracking System (HCATS), the State Auditor’s Office identified 79 contracts with a total value exceeding $100 million. According to the Commission, as of June 1, 2017,
expenditures for those 79 contracts had totaled approximately $93.3 billion.