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At the heart of the Texas Medical Association’s legislative agenda is protecting the practice of medicine and the patient-physician relationship, whether from interference from insurers and other nonmedical entities, laws that lower the standard of care, or public health threats.
At the heart of TMA's agenda for the 2023 Texas legislative session is protecting the practice of medicine and the patient-physician relationship.
TMA advocates on behalf of physicians and medical students at the state and federal level year round. Here are the many letters TMA has sent to state and federal leadership.
TMA physician leaders are already working tirelessly on behalf of their profession and their patients to improve Texas health care system. The less hectic and more deliberate pace of the interim allows for a more in-depth investigation into complex topics. Medicine recommends lawmakers consider these initiatives before the start of the 88th legislative session in January 2023.
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One simple but important action you can take during the session is to respond to a TMA Action Alert. Action alerts are prepared messages from TMA asking legislators to stop or pass a bill. Download TMA’s mobile app “VoterVoice” for an easy way to take action using your phone.
Listening and responding to physicians and their concerns are what drive TMA’s programs and initiatives. Do you have an idea to share or an opinion about how we can do something better? We want to hear from you!
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