Texas Hospitals Issue Guidance to Avoid Longer ER Wait Times Due to Severe Flu Season
(Jan. 17) Texas hospitals, like others across the country, are experiencing a high volume of patients due to the seasonal flu and are taking necessary steps to ensure patients receive appropriate care ...
Texas Hospital Association Working With Baylor Scott & White To Improve Patient Care
(Jan. 10) THA Smart Ribbon, a product of the Texas Hospital Association’s Center for Technology Innovation, has announced a new collaboration with Texas-based Baylor Scott & White Health ...
Court Ruling Slashes More Than $40 Million In Medicare Prescription Drug Payments To Hospitals
(Jan. 2) Judge Rudolph Contreras of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia today ruled in favor of the federal government to dismiss hospitals’ case against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to stop scheduled Medicare reimbursement cuts for outpatient prescription drugs ...
Texas Hospitals Applaud Medicaid 1115 Waiver Extension
(Dec. 21) The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and Texas Health and Human Services Commission have reached an agreement to approve a new five-year Medicaid 1115 Transformation Waiver.