170.002 Charitable Immunity

170.002

Charitable Immunity: The Texas Medical Association favors extending liability protections of the Texas Charitable Immunity and Liability Act of 1987 to physicians acting as direct-service volunteers on behalf of city, county, and state health departments, as well as those who volunteer services in local, state, or federally owned health care facilities, and voted to seek amendment of that law (Res. 28HH, p 207, A-92; reaffirmed CSE Rep. 3-A-04; reaffirmed CSE Rep. 2-A-14).

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October 07, 2016