235.037 Public and Private Sector Funding of Interpretation Services for Limited English Speakers and American Sign Language

235.037

235.037 Public and Private Sector Funding of Interpretation Services for Limited English Speakers and American Sign Language: The Texas Medical Association will: (1) advocate with interested parties to support expanded reimbursement from Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and other public sector insurers, as well as private sector coverage for interpretive series; (2) support expanded legislation that might arise concerning reimbursement for interpretive services for both American Sign Language and limited English speakers; and (3) advocate for increased access to qualified medical interpretive services for physicians (Res. 410-A-17).

Last Updated On

August 14, 2018