• June 26, 2022

Tags : texas health

Study: Health Disparities Among Minorities Cost Texas Billions

HOUSTON – The health disparity gap between whites and minorities is costing Texas more than $4.6 billion a year, according to a new report. The study by the Episcopal Health Foundation and the Methodist Healthcare ministries of South Texas, found that poorer health among Hispanic and black Texans leads to higher health care spending, lower […]Read More

New Texas Health Executive Will Oversee Abstinence, Abortion Programs

As part of a legislatively ordered restructuring of Texas health agencies, the state health commission has begun advertising for someone to fill a new executive job overseeing “women’s education services” — including abstinence education and counseling on alternatives to abortion. The position could pay six figures. The new Director of Women’s Education Services would be part […]Read More