Texas DSHS Trauma & Stroke Stakeholder Meetings

The Department of State Health Services will be holding stakeholder meetings in Austin to discuss rule revisions pertaining to Texas Administrative Code §157.125 Requirements for Trauma Facility Designation and §157.133 Requirements for Stroke Facility Designation. Stroke Rules Stakeholder Meeting: Monday, August 19, 2019; 10 AM – 4 PM HHSC – CO2 (DSHS, DHB) Room 164 […]

Committee Fund for Bill to Fully Fund EMS & Trauma

A Texas House committee will hear HB 1437 (Rep. Sylvester Turner, D-Houston), which would ensure that funds earmarked trauma services are sent to trauma programs. TEMSA will be supporting the legislation when it is considered today.  Click here to learn more about the issue and read TEMSA’s support: HB 1437 Trauma Support Letter