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Mar 03, 2016, 11:00 ET New Mexico Legislature Acts to Protect Patients' Access to Care in Texas

Texas doctors will continue to receive a full range of liability protections even when treating New Mexico patients. That issue was in doubt until...


Dec 02, 2015, 10:00 ET Texas Ranks Near the Top in U.S. Physician Recruitment

 Texas is among the nation's leaders in attracting physicians to practice here. A new report finds the Lone Star State ranked second...


Dec 02, 2015, 10:00 ET Texas Ranks Near the Top in U.S. Physician Recruitment

 Texas is among the nation's leaders in attracting physicians to practice here. A new report finds the Lone Star State ranked second...


Sep 25, 2015, 15:49 ET 12-Years Post-Liability Reform, Texas Hits Another Record in New Physicians

As it has for four of the past seven years, the Texas Medical Board licensed a record number of new physicians for the fiscal year that ended last...


Apr 15, 2015, 12:56 ET Historic Senate Vote Provides Medical Liability Protections, Says Texas Alliance For Patient Access

Last night the U.S. Senate passed a bill that forbids federal quality-of-care and payment guidelines for Medicare, Medicaid and the Affordable Care...


Mar 26, 2015, 18:30 ET Historic House Vote Protects Right of State's to Set Medical Liability Laws, Says Texas Alliance For Patient Access

Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed historic medical liability language in a bill that replaces the often-criticized Medicare physician...


Jan 16, 2014, 08:40 ET ER Wait Times Reduced, Patient Satisfaction Improved

According to TAPA, Metroplex Physicians and Hospitals Hail Benefits of Scribe Program Hospitals everywhere are seeing an ever-increasing...