Caravan Health and Texas Hospital Association Team Up to Improve Patient Care Through Texas’ First Statewide Accountable Care Organization
(June 4) Today, the Texas Hospital Association and Caravan Health introduced a new partnership for Texas hospitals in their missions to improve patient care and achieve financial stability. Through the new collaborative, THA and Caravan Health will launch Value TX Health, a statewide clinically integrated network ...
Texas Legislature Passes Bill to Support Hospitals in Quality Improvement Work
Texas Hospitals Support Efforts to Align Health Care Reporting Requirements
(May 23) The Texas Legislature yesterday passed legislation to simplify and align reporting requirements for health care-associated infections to promote Texas hospitals’ ongoing work to improve the quality of care delivered in its facilities ...
Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Law To Ensure Access To Care During A Disaster
Texas Hospitals Applaud Efforts to Expand Liability Protections for Volunteer Health Care Providers
(May 22) After unanimously passing both the Texas House of Representatives and Texas Senate, Gov. Greg Abbott (R) this week signed into law legislation to ensure Texans’ timely access to essential health care services during a natural or manmade disaster ...
Texas Legislature Passes Model Legislation To Eliminate Surprise Medical Bills For Texas Patients
Texas Hospitals Support the Patient-Friendly, Free-Market Solution
(May 22) Texas patients no longer will receive surprise bills for out-of-pocket costs for emergency or unplanned health care services as the Texas Legislature yesterday passed patient-friendly and free-market legislation to end surprise medical billing ...