125.006 Home Health Care as Part of Health Care Continuum

125.006

125.006 Home Health Care as Part of Health Care Continuum:  Appropriate patient care in the home setting is part of the health care continuum. The Texas Medical Association (1) promotes the integration of home care into the medical delivery system by educating physicians about home care and advocating for the role of medical directors in home care agencies; (2) takes an active role in developing systems of meaningful and efficient communication between home care agencies and physicians; and (3) participates in development of outcome measures for home care (CHSO Rep. 2-I-98; reaffirmed CHSO Rep. 1-A-08; amended CHSO Rep. 1-A-18).

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August 20, 2018