Tex. Ins. Code Section 845.201
Rural Health Care Delivery System


The system is designed to protect and enhance the rural health care delivery system by:


establishing a statewide rural health care network;


supporting funding to rural communities;


enabling administrative simplification for the benefit of rural providers that participate in various health care plans; and


ensuring the inclusion of consumer-oriented attributes considered important to a successful health care organization.


The attributes described by Subsection (a)(4) include:


consideration of patient rights;


preservation of patient rights;


preservation of the provider-patient relationship;


emphasis on prevention and wellness;


an appropriate credentialing and peer review program; and


emphasis on quality improvement and disease management.
Added by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 1276, Sec. 10A.218(a), eff. Sept. 1, 2003.

Source: Section 845.201 — Rural Health Care Delivery System, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/IN/htm/IN.­845.­htm#845.­201 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 845.201’s source at texas​.gov