(Footnotes 1-19, Section 1: Ensure an Adequate Health Care Workforce)

1 Texas Medical Association. Department of Graduate Medical Education. 

2 Texas State Data Center. Texas Population Projections Program. Population Projections for the State of Texas. http://txsdc.utsa.edu/Data/TPEPP/Projections/Index.aspx

3 United States Census Bureau. State Quick Facts. http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/48000.html

4 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Healthy Aging: Helping People To Live Long and Productive Lives and Enjoy a Good Quality of Life at a Glance 2011. http://www.cdc.gov/chronicdisease/resources/publications/AAG/aging.htm.

5 Texas Department of State Health Services and Texas Diabetes Council. Diabetes Status in Texas, 2012.  

6 Texas Department of State Health Services. Alzheimer’s Disease Statistics, 2012.

7 Texas State Data Center. Texas Population Projections Program. Population Projections for the State of Texas. http://txsdc.utsa.edu/Data/TPEPP/Projections/Index.aspx

8 Ibid. 

9 The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. State Health Facts: Number of Births Per 1,000, 2010. http://kff.org/ other/state-indicator/birth-rate-per-1000/

10 Association of American Medical Colleges. Workforce Data and Reports: 2013 State Physician Workforce Data Book. https://www.aamc.org/data/workforce/reports/

11 Ibid. 

12 Texas Medical Association. Department of Graduate Medical Education. 

13 Ibid. 

14 Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Certified Medical School Enrollment: Academic Year 2013-14. 

15 Texas Medical Association. Committee on Physician Distribution and Health Care Access. Report of the Committee on Physician Distribution and Health Care Access. 2014. CM-PDHCA Report 1-A-14. 

16 Texas Medical Association. Department of Graduate Medical Education. 

17 The State of Texas: Legislative Budget Board. General Appropriations Act For the 2014-2015 Biennium. Eighty-third Texas Legislature Regular Session, 2013. Text of Conference Committee Report on Senate Bill No. 1 (and other bills affecting 2014-15 biennial appropriations). 2013.

18 Umbach T. The Economic Impact of AAMC-Member Medical Schools and Teaching Hospitals. 2012. The American Association of Medical Colleges. https://www.aamc.org/download/326478/data/trippumbachcorrected.pdf

19 Texas Department of State Health Services. County Supply and Distribution Tables – Physicians (Direct Patient Care). 2013 Physicians By County. Calculations by TMA.

(Footnotes 20-25, Section 3: Promote Efficient and Effective Models of Care)

20 McGlynn E.A., S.M. Asch, J. Adams, J. Keesey, J. Hicks, A. DeCristofaro, and E.A. Kerr. June 2, 2003. The quality of health care delivered to adults in the United States. New England Journal of Medicine 348 (26): 2635-45. 

21 lsen M. et al. The Patient-Centered Medical Home’s Impact on Cost & Quality: An Annual Update of the Evidence, 2012-2013. Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (2014). http://www.pcpcc.org/resource/medical-homes-impact-cost-quality

22 Higgens S. et al. Medical Homes and Cost and Utilization Among High-Risk Patients. Am J Manag Care. 2014 Mar 1;20(3):e61-71. 

23 Community Care of North Carolina. Pregnancy Medical Home Update: October 2012. 

24 The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. The Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured. Where Are States Today? Medicaid and CHIP Eligibility Levels for Children and Non-Disabled Adults as of April 1, 2014. http://kaiserfamilyfoundation.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/7993-05-where-are-states-today-fact-sheet-june-2014.pdf

25 Ibid. 

(Footnotes 26-28, Section 5: Repeal Harmful Federal Regulations)

26 Yong P.L. et al. The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes: Workshop Series Summary (Washington: National Academies Press, 2010): 1–852. 

27 Jaffe S. Medicare Agency Seeks to Speed Up Appeals for Coverage. The Washington Post. Posted January 19, 2014.

28 United States Department of the Treasury: Bureau of Fiscal Services. Electronic Funds Transfer. http://www.fms.treas.gov/eft/index.html.

(Footnotes 29-30, Section 6: Use Health Information Technology Wisely)

29 Texas Medical Association. Preliminary TMA 2014 Survey of Texas Physicians. 2014. 

30 Ibid.

(Footnotes 31-33, Section 7: Establish Fair and Transparent Insurance Markets)

31 Blumenthal D. Reflecting on Health Reform — Narrow Networks: Boon or Bane? The Commonwealth Fund. Posted February 24, 2014. http://www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/ blog/2014/feb/narrows-networks-boon-or-bane

32 Kliff S. Obamacare’s Narrow Networks Are Going to Make People Furious — But They Might Control Costs. The Washington Post. Posted January 13, 2014.

33 American Medical Association. The Effect of Health Plan Virtual Credit Card Payments on Physicians Practices. May 2014.

(Footnotes 34-35, Section 8: Provide Appropriate Funding for Physician Services)

34 Texas Medical Association. Survey of Texas Physicians 2012. Research Findings.

35 Texas Medical Association. 265.017 – Pay-for-Performance Principles and Guidelines. 2008.

(Footnotes 36-48, Section 9: Promote Good Health; Save Taxpayers’ Dollars)

36 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Overweight and Obesity: Adult Obesity Facts. http:// www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/adult.html

37 Thompson et al. Lifetime Health and Economic Consequences of Obesity. Arch Intern Med. 1999; 159:2177–83. 

38 Wangrin M., Gaining Costs, Losing Time: Costs Growing Along with Waistlines. Fiscal Notes: A Review of the Texas Economy from the Office of Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts. July 2011, pages 3-5. 

39 Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Smoking and Tobacco Use – State Highlight: Texas.

40 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Results from the 2008 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings (Office of Applied Studies, NSDUH Series H-36, HHS Publication No. SMA 09- 4434). 2009. Rockville, MD. 

41 Office on Smoking and Health (US). Women and Smoking: A Report of the Surgeon General. Atlanta (GA): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (US); 2001. 

42 American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation. U.S. State and Local Laws Regulating Use of Electronic Cigarettes. http://no-smoke.org/pdf/ecigslaws.pdf

43 American Lung Association. Smoking Cessation: The Economic Benefits. Texas Facts.
http://www.lung.org/ stop-smoking/tobacco-control-advocacy/reports-resources/cessation-economic-benefits/states/texas.html

44 American Cancer Society. Cancer Action Network. Saving Lives, Saving Money: A State-by-State Report on the Health and Economic Impact of Comprehensive Smoke-Free Laws. 2011. http://www.acscan.org/pdf/tobacco/reports/acscan-smoke-free-laws-report.pdf

45 National Conference of State Legislatures. Adapted from School Vaccination Requirements, Legal and Social Perspectives, James G. Hodge Jr.; LexisNexis 2008. http://www.ncsl.org/issues-research/health/school-immunization-exemption-state-laws.aspx

46 Perou R. et al. Mental Health Surveillance Among Children — United States, 2005-2011. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. MMWR. May 17, 2013. 62(02);1-35. 

47 Reeves W.C. Mental Illness Surveillance Among Adults in the United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. MMWR. Sept. 2, 2011. 60(3); 1-32. 

48 American Lung Association. State of the Air 2013. Report Card: Texas. http://www.stateoftheair.org/2013/states/texas/.

(Footnotes 49-51, Section 10: Protect and Promote a Fair Civil Justice System)

49 Texas Medical Board. Texas Medical Board Statistics, Fiscal Years 2004-2013. 

50 Texas Medical Association. TMA Medial Liability Survey Report 2013.

51 Texas Medical Board. Strategic Plan 2015-19. http://www.tmb.state.tx.us/page/strategic-plans.


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