215.014 Texas Health and Human Services Advisory Councils

215.014

Texas Health and Human Services Advisory Councils: The Texas Medical Association supports representation by licensed psychiatrists on Health and Human Services Advisory Councils for services that impact the care of people with mental illness and/or developmental disabilities, including the Drug Utilization Board, the State Medicaid Advisory Committee, and the State Health Services Council. In addition, TMA supports a robust system of advisory bodies as part of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission that includes knowledgeable citizen volunteers to assist in the development, operation, and/or oversight of systems of health care for the people of Texas (Committee on Mental Health and Mental Retardation, p 105, A-95; amended CSA Rep. 3-A-06; amended CSPH Rep. 1-A-16).

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October 07, 2016