Texas has enacted legislation to explore the desirability and feasibility of deploying an APCD in the state. In addition to exploring payment-for-performance models in tandem with its existing rate review processes, Texas maintains a number of consumer resources for finding and using health insurance.
In the 2019 legislative session, the legislature is exploring several options for Medicaid reform, including Medicaid expansion.
The State Database
The Source tracks state activities impacting healthcare price and competition in both legislation and litigation in a searchable database to help stakeholders at the state level understand their legal and regulatory environment as they make efforts to improve access, quality, and efficiency, and reduce costs in healthcare. We currently cover bills from 2017-2019 and key statutes from each state. Search the database for specific bills, statutes or cases by using keyword, key issue category, and/or jurisdiction.
*Note: 2019 legislative session updates are currently in progress. Check back weekly for updates.