January 31, 2017
AUSTIN – A local state senator has proposed a measure that could help Texans get mental health treatment faster.
The following is a press release from Senator Charles Schwertner’s office:
Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed SB 674, legislation requiring the Texas Medical Board (TMB) to create an expedited licensure process that would allow out-of-state psychiatrists to treat Texas patients in need of care. Currently, Texas is one of only eight states to offer no reciprocal licensure for out-of-state physicians.
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