April 23, 2021

If you are familiar with health information technology initiatives, specifically electronic health record systems and the Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Promoting Interoperability Program, you may want to apply to be a member of the Medicaid EHR Incentive PI Program Audit Ad Hoc Review Panel. The Texas Health and Human Services Commission executive commissioner will appoint members to the panel to serve two-year term from the date of appointment.

Applications are due by 11:59 p.m., on Friday, May 7.

HHSC will consider applicants' qualifications, background and interest in serving on the panel and will try to choose panel members who represent the diversity of all Texans. For this reason, HHSC considers applicants' ethnicity, gender and geographic location.

  • Please review the application letter (PDF) to find out who the panel is seeking as representatives and if you qualify.
  • After reviewing the application letter, and verifying you meet the qualifications for at least one category, click the application to apply to be on the panel.

It is preferred that you submit your application electronically, but you may submit the application by email, mail or fax. Here are the addresses:

Email:

HHS_Appointments@hhs.texas.gov

Attn: EHR-PI

Mail:
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
4900 N. Lamar Blvd.
Mail Code 0223
Austin, TX 78751
Attn: Susanna Sparkman

Fax:

512-206-3984
Attn: EHR-PI

An EHR Incentive PI Program Audit Ad Hoc Review panelist must regularly participate in panel meetings and other meetings as needed. Meetings may be conducted by web or telephone and do not require travel. All positions are voluntary and panel members do not get paid for participation on the panel.

For more information about the EHR Incentive PI Program Audit and Appeals process, contact the Medicaid EHR Incentive / PI Program.