190.031 Texas Medicaid Reform Initiatives

190.031

Texas Medicaid Reform Initiatives: The Texas Medical Association (1) vigorously advocates the repeal of the Medicaid payment reduction for physicians who care for dual-eligible patients; (2) supports efforts to maintain and adequately fund the Women's Health Program and to increase physician and provider participation in the program to ensure that eligible, low-income women retain timely access to contraception and preventive health services in their communities; and (3) strongly supports restoration of funding for the family planning programs administered by the Texas Department of State Health Services and (4) vigorously opposes legislative or regulatory efforts to restrict women's access to contraception (SC-MCU Rep. 1-A-12).

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October 07, 2016