Table of Contents: July 2018

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Volume 114, Number 7 — July 2018

Cover Story:  Remodeling Medicaid (pages 16-21)
Value-based payment models making Medicaid more patient-centered and more penny-wise. By Joey Berlin 

Q&A: Dyann Daley, MD (page 10) 
Fort Worth physician crunches numbers to catch child abuse. By David Doolittle 

Education: Unmatched Talent (pages 32-34)
TMA not ready for alternative licensing path for unmatched medical graduates. By Sean Price

Law:
 Protections Preserved (pages 34-35)
Supreme Court maintains liability suit immunity for university-employed physicians. By Joey Berlin 

Economics: Corporate Encroachment (pages 36-41) 
Recent complaints suggest threats to Texas' ban on corporate practice. By Sean Price  

Public Health: Congenital Conundrum (pages 42-43)
Physicians fight Texas' stubborn rates of congenital disease. By Sean Price 

Vaccine-preventable Diseases (page 46)
Talk to Patients About: Meningococcal Disease 

Profile: TMA Alliance Member James Duerr (page 48)
"We don't want to go back to those days, ever." By Joey Berlin 

Also in This Issue:

Rounds: News from America's Best Medical Society (pages 12-14)

Imaging: TexMed 2018 (pages 28-33)

Last Updated On

July 02, 2018