Moratorium on HCSSAs in Texas Lifted

The CMS moratorium on newly formed HCSSAs (as well as home health agencies and ground ambulance providers) in some counties in Texas and elsewhere in the country, that was initiated in January 2014, was lifted only for Medicaid HCSSAs as of June 23, 2014. See the documents announcing this here:

http://www.tmhp.com/News_Items/2014/08-August/08-06-14%20Update%20to%20Moratorium%20Information%20for%20Home%20Health%20Agency%20and%20Ground%20Ambulance%20Providers.pdf

and

http://www.tmhp.com/News_Items/2014/06-June/06-24-14%20Update%20to%20Temporary%20Moratorium%20HH%20Agency%20and%20Ground%20Ambulance%20Providers.pdf.