Stories from Texas Medicine, August 2018

Sharing is Caring? Health Care Sharing Ministries Cause Confusion - 12/07/2018

Confusion surrounding health care sharing ministries puts Texas Medical Association on alert.


Fighting on Two Fronts - 09/06/2018

The only female Texas physician to serve in World War I broke barriers in more ways than one.


Hurricane Harvey: The Way Back - 08/27/2018

Lessons learned as practices emerge from Harvey’s wrath.


High Court Sides With Medicine in Nondisclosure Case - 08/21/2018

TMA fights to spare physicians from additional disclosure requirements not part of informed consent, and the Texas Supreme Court agrees.


Hurricane Harvey: One Year Later - 08/16/2018

Studies of the public health, mental health, and environmental effects of the storm could take years to complete. Meanwhile, physician practices share their own lessons learned.


A Voice for the Voiceless - 08/01/2018

Lee Ann Pearse, MD, is a tireless advocate for Medicaid patients.


Working the Capitol - 08/01/2018

TMA weighs in on opioids, Medicaid, cost transparency.