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Latest Children's Hospital Association of Texas Stories

2013-02-15 12:22:58

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's hospitals in Texas are asking Texas legislators to increase funding for Medicaid in the 2013 session of the Texas Legislature. These hospitals, which are members of the Children's Hospital Association of Texas (CHAT), provide specialized care for the state's most ill children. CHAT recommends improving Medicaid reimbursement rates to better reflect the costs of providing specialized pediatric care. Stable and fair Medicaid...

2011-02-21 10:56:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's hospitals in Texas are voicing concern about the major across-the-board cuts to Medicaid in the state legislature's recently released budget proposals. These hospitals, which are members of the Children's Hospital Association of Texas (CHAT), provide specialized care for the state's most ill children. The proposed cuts to Medicaid funding will harm the ability of children's hospitals to provide clinical care, to train and recruit the...