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  • GME Funding Bump Granted in Senate Budget Draft

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    After a proposed infusion of nearly $50 million into the latest draft of the Texas Senate’s budget for 2022-23, medicine has new hope for the state giving graduate medical education the financial support it deserves.

    Read all of the Texas Legislative Hotlines here.

    Texas Legislative Hotline for
    Monday, March 29, 2021
     
  • Texas’ Newest Med Schools Adjust to COVID-19

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    Texas opened two new medical schools in July – the University of Houston College of Medicine in Houston and Sam Houston State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Conroe. Thanks to COVID-19, both opened under circumstances that would have seemed bizarre just a year ago.

    A Class by Themselves  
  • What could a TMA membership mean for you, your practice, and your patients?

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    Each Physician Generates $2.4 Million For Hospitals, Survey Shows

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    As the number of hospital-employed physicians continues to rise in the United States, a new survey shows physicians are major drivers of revenue for those facilities.

    More About the Survey
  • Women Outnumber Men in Texas Med Schools’ Class of 2021

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    For the first time in 14 years, more women than men enrolled in Texas’ medical schools in fall 2017, an increase that reflects first-year enrollment figures nationwide.

    Take a Look at the Numbers  
  • Does Texas Need More Medical Schools?

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    By 2020, Texas will be opening three new medical schools. Will there be enough residency positions for all the new students

    Class Half Full?
  • Advanced Education?

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    A lack of standardization on APRN clinical training has the Texas Medical Association pushing the state to take a closer look.

    Read the Legislative Affairs story in Texas Medicine.

    Seeking Standardization on APRN Clinical Training