215.020 Improved Funding for Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorder(s)

215.020

Improved Funding for Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorder(s): The Texas Medical Association advocates for: (1) improved prevention, identification, and treatment of mental illness and substance use disorder(s); (2) increased funding for mental illness and substance use disorders in areas of the state to be proportional to the service requirements of the area; and (3) no psychiatric hospital beds to be closed based solely on budgetary concerns in Texas (Res. 402-A-10, amended C-SPH Rep. 2 2020).

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October 29, 2020