Texas Regulatory

TEMSA serves as the stakeholder voice for EMS agencies before Texas’ regulatory bodies.

Saline Shortage

Several members of the Texas Congressional Delegation and other policymakers have contacted TEMSA about how Texas EMS agencies are responding to the saline shortage.

Click here to complete TEMSA’s saline shortage survey. TEMSA will release the results on February 2, 2018.

Proposed Medicaid Cuts

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) proposed Medicaid cuts for ground ambulance in the summer of 2017. After stakeholder feedback, HHSC suspended the proposal.

Click here to view TEMSA’s work on the issue.



Hurricane Harvey Response

EMS agencies from as far away as the top of the Texas panhandle responded to Hurricane Harvey. Click here to view more about the Hurricane Harvey response.