Texas House Takes Steps to Increase Substance Use Provider Workforce
Texas Hospitals Testify in Support
(April 17) Increasing the number of professionals who provide substance use treatment is the focus of a bill that will be heard tomorrow in the House Public Health Committee, chaired by Rep. Four Price (R-Amarillo) ...
Texas Legislature Poised to Improve Access to Mental Health Treatment
Mental Health Parity Bills Move Through Texas Legislature
(April 4) Texans with mental health conditions are one step closer to having better access to necessary treatment, as the Texas Legislature is set to take up bills to address mental health parity today ...
Texas Hospitals Congratulate Seema Verma on Successful Confirmation
Hospital Industry Looks Forward to Working With CMS on Continuing the State’s Effective 1115 Waiver
(March 14)With confirmation by the U.S. Senate today, Seema Verma will begin her post as administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ...
Senate Bill Works to Increase Access to Substance Use Treatment
Sen. Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa Files Bill With Texas Hospital Support
(March 13) Just before the Texas Legislature’s deadline to propose legislation last week, Sen. Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa (D-McAllen) filed a bill to increase the number of professionals providing substance use treatment in Texas ...