The Weekly Insight: March 12

12th Mar 2018
Texas Insight Reports
  • DSHS: Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response: The Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response met for the first time since November of 2016. The Task Force is required to provide expert, evidence-based assessments, protocols, and recommendations related to state responses to infectious diseases, as well as serve as a source of information and education.

Federal Healthcare Reports

  • Health Care for Dependents and Survivors of Veterans: The Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) was established by the Veterans Health Care Expansion Act of 1973. CHAMPVA is primarily a health insurance program where certain eligible dependents and survivors of veterans receive care from private sector healthcare providers. The program is administered by the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Office of Community Care, located in Denver, CO.
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