Federal & State Waivers

THA is working with state and federal leaders to waive certain regulatory requirements so that Texas hospitals can prioritize high quality, safe care during the declared state and federal disaster. The following provides the status of waivers of operational and financial requirements for Texas hospitals during the COVID-19 emergency.

THA updates the following list of state and federal waivers and their status everyday using a live Google Sheet. That means THA members can get the latest updates as soon as they are populated into the spreadsheet.

See the Federal and State Waivers Spreadsheet
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Steve Wohleb, J.D., senior vice president and general counsel, 512/465-1557

Cameron Duncan, III, J.D., associate general counsel, 512/465-1539

Cesar Lopez, J.D., associate general counsel, 512-465-1027

Sharon Beasley, legal manager, legal & regulatory compliance, 512/465-1030