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Texas

Find Your Federal Representatives:

 


U.S. Congressional District Map



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State Senate 

Track Legislation With Bill Lists

Receive Bill and Meeting Alerts


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Office of the Governor Greg Abbott 


Website:  Greg Abbott

Email:  txgov@dir.texas.gov

Address:

112 East 11th Street,  Austin, TX, 78701

Phone:  1-512-463-0063


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Office of the Attorney General Ken Paxton 

Website:  Texas Office of the Attorney General

Phone:  512-463-2185

Constituent Affairs 800-252-8011

Email: Write To Us


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Texas Medical Board 

Address:  333 Guadalupe Street,  Tower 3, Suite 610,  Austin, TX 78701



  • Phone: (512) 305-7010
  • Fax: (512) 305-7051
  • Consumer Complaint Hotline: (800) 201-9353





Calendar of Medical Board Meetings: http://www.tmb.state.tx.us/page/medical-board-calendar


Meeting Minutes:

Texas State Pharmacy Board
Website
Office: 512/305-8000
Fax: 512/305-8082
Email: general_info@pharmacy.texas.gov
Email: exec@pharmacy.texas.gov


Calendar of Pharmacy Board Meetings:  

https://www.pharmacy.texas.gov/about/minute.asp


Texas Pharmacy Laws and Regulations


Rules Queue Line – 512 305-8070


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Texas Prescription Monitoring Program
E-Mail texaspmp@pharmacy.texas.gov
Phone (512) 305-8050
Fax (512) 305-8085


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Department of State Health Services:


DSHS Customer Service:

DSHS Locations 



Local Public Health

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Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) 

Website: https://hhs.texas.gov/about-hhs/find-us

Main number: 512-424-6500


Customer Service

File a Complaint


Qualifications for Palliative Services 

Get Palliative Care 


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Texas Department of Insurance

Website:  Department of Insurance

Email:  consumerprotection@tdi.texas.gov

Phone:  1-800-252-3439

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State Specific Health, Medical & Civil Rights Organizations:


American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
ACLU of Texas

Executive Director:  Terri Burke

Email: info@aclutx.org
Phone: (713) 942-8146

Web: http://www.aclutx.org

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Texas Medical Association
Website: https://www.texmed.org/
Phone: (512) 370-1300
Toll Free: (800) 880-1300
Fax: (512) 370-1693

Email: General Information

Division of Advocacy

TMA fights for you and your patients at the Texas Legislature and U.S. Congress


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Texas Pain Society
Website:  https://www.texaspain.org

Email:  info@texaspain.org
Phone: (512) 535-0010
Fax: (866)-235-2557


The Texas Pain Society (TPS) is an advocate for it's members and pain patients across Texas. 

TPS is a member of  the Texas Medical Associations House of Delegates and  Interspecialty Society Committee. 


Contact Board Members HERE


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Texas Pain Foundation 

Website: https://texaspainfoundation.org
Email: info@texaspain.org
Phone: (512) 535-0010
Fax: (866)-235-2557

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ENGAGE WITH YOUR REPRESENTATIVES BY ATTENDING LOCAL TOWN HALL MEETINGS, CAMPAIGN EVENTS, MEET & GREETS, and OTHER  EVENTS IN YOUR STATE

FIND UPCOMING EVENTS HERE

Prescribing Laws and Regulations

Controlled Substance Related Laws and Rules


Texas Controlled Substances Act

Texas Administrative Code Chapter 315

Information on Controlled Substance Prescriptions from Advanced Practice Registered Nurses and Physician Assistants

Texas Medical Board Guidelines for Pain Management (Texas Administrative Code 170.3)



Pain Management Information



Controlled Substance Information


Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances (DEA)

E-prescribing Controlled Substances (TMA)

DEA Guidance on Forwarding E-prescriptions

Information on Controlled Substance Prescriptions from Advanced Practice Registered Nurses and Physician Assistants

Multiple Official Prescription Forms Issued

Corresponding Responsibility - A Shared Obligation

Drug Disposal Information

Illegal Official Prescription Forms

Rx Patrol

Prescription Fraud Report


PMP-Related Statistics


PMP Statistics

Texas Prescription Monitoring Program Data (TSBP/DSHS)

Registration Manual

User Support Manual

AWARxE FAQ’s

Quick Reference Guide - Making a Request in PMP AWARxE


 Regulations:


  • Regulation of Pain Management Clinics: 
  • HTML  |  PDF  |  Word


  • Chapter 169 -
  • Authority to Prescribe Low-THC Cannabis to Certain Patients for Compassionate Use: HTML  |  PDF  |  Word


  • Chapter 170 -
  • Prescription of Opioid Antagonists: HTML  |  PDF  |  Word


Ethics and Regulation of Pain Management

Texas

Texas Medical Association

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Texas Resources for CME Providers

Texas

Texas Medical Association

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CME: Ethics and Regulation of Pain Management

Texas

Texas Medical Association

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Laws & Rules Medical Board


Pharmacy Laws & Rules


Pharmacy Act

The Texas Pharmacy Act is located in Chapters 551-569 of the Texas Occupations Code


Pharmacy Rules

The Texas Pharmacy Rules are located in Chapters 281-315 of the Texas Administrative Code


Other Laws and Rules


Rule Changes



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Helpful Links:


Texas Department of Insurance Division of Workers' Compensation



Sign up with DWC as a health care provider in the workers' compensation system


Texas Medicaid & Healthcare Partnership Medicaid Provider Number:  (800) 925-9126

Texas Department of State Health Services:  (888) 963-7111  

Texas Department of Public Safety:  (512) 424-2000 

Controlled Substances Registration:  (512) 424-2188


Drug Enforcement Administration:

Dallas .............:  (214) 366-6900 

Houston ...........:  (713) 693-3000 

San Antonio .....:  (210) 442-5600


Related Organizations


TMA Alliance Leaders 

(TMAA) Names and contact information for TMAA officers.


County Medical Societies 

Find links to Texas county medical society Web sites as well as CMS officers in a Word document and PDF.


Association Management Services 

(AMS) Provides a range of high quality executive association management services for medical specialty and professional societies.


TEXPAC


Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT)


TMA Insurance Trust (TMAIT)



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