200.042 Informing Legislators about Medical Education Process

200.042

Informing Legislators about Medical Education Process: To help state legislators be better prepared to make funding decisions on medical education programs, the Texas Medical Association should, in partnership with Texas medical schools, educate members prior to each legislative session on: (1) the educational requirements for becoming a physician; (2) current demand for physicians; (3) economic impact of academic health centers on their communities and the state; and (4) the important role of academic health centers in providing services to Medicaid and uninsured, indigent Texans (CME Rep. 3-A-06; reaffirmed CME Rep. 2-A-16).

Last Updated On

October 07, 2016