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Texas Medicaid Performance Study

The University of Texas School of Public Health (UTSPH) is using all payer administrative claims and encounter data to compare access and quality measures of Medicaid enrollees to populations with commercial coverage.

2017 Legislative Agenda

Methodist Healthcare Ministries' 2017 Legislative Agenda challenges Texas policymakers to establish a state where everyone is healthy - mind, body and spirit.

Economic Impacts of Health Disparities in Texas

Significant health differences for Blacks and Hispanics in Texas lead to higher health care spending, lost work productivity and a dramatic number of years lost to premature death.

Bexar County Mental Health Systems Assessment

In the summer of 2015, Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. engaged the Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute to review the performance of Bexar County behavioral health systems.

Uninsured Data Projections January 2009

Prepared by Texas State Demographer Karl Eschback, Ph.D. for Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.

Preliminary Estimates of General Revenue Availability in State Health Care Programs

Technical Report prepared for Methodist Healthcare Ministries and Texas Impact Analysis by Billy Hamilton Consulting

The Potential Primary Care Crisis in Texas: A County-Based Analysis

Prepared by Leighton Ku, Alice Levy and Brian Bruen, Center for Health Policy Research, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University

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