55.062 Early Childhood Adversity and Health


Early Childhood Adversity and Health: (1) The Texas Medical Association identifies adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) as a public health issue and will advance TMA activities to increase awareness and understanding of ACEs among TMA members and the public, and ensure physicians have information on resources for screening patients, payment for care, and local resources and services for their patients; (2) TMA advocates for public health initiatives and activities that provide effective support and care for children and adults exposed to trauma. (CSPH Rep. 4-A-19)

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January 15, 2020