260.097.Post Exposure Prophylaxis for Management of Communicable Diseases.

260.097

Post Exposure Prophylaxis for Management of Communicable Diseases: The Texas Medical Association will (1) work with the Texas Medical Board to assure appropriate rule changes are developed to inform physicians and allow them to implement recommendations for post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) that are approved by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and (2) work with the Department of State Health Services to assure physicians are informed on the PEP recommendations, the services available from state and local health authorities, and that timely information on outbreaks of preventable diseases be provided to physicians (CID Rep. 2-A-14).

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October 07, 2016