An event that shook Texas, America, and the world 51 years ago is featured in the Texas Medical Association’s (TMA’s) museum. Physicians racing to save the lives of President John F. Kennedy, Texas Gov. John Connally, and Lee Harvey Oswald at Parkland Hospital in Dallas on Nov. 22 and 24, 1963, are chronicled in the TMA display.
Enrollment for the Affordable Care Act's health insurance marketplace opened last week. Texas physicians want to make sure patients have all the information they need to make informed decisions when purchasing their insurance coverage, so this week's "Hey, Doc" info segment answers some frequently asked questions about health insurance.
Thousands of Texas physicians and nurses this evening took part in a joint education program to learn as much as they can about the Ebola virus.
The 50th anniversary of a landmark report calling tobacco a killer although millions have died since; court battles determining whether countless government-insured patients will have to give back money they received to pay for it; a new kind of company doctor; and legislative review of Texas’ health agencies highlight this month’s Texas Medical Association’s (TMA’s) Texas Medicine magazine.