Legislative Updates

MOCEP Joins Coalition Asking DHSS to Review TCD Rules


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On August 21, 2015 a coalition of medical groups sent a letter to Gail Vasterling, Director of the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services requesting that DHSS convene the Time Critical Diagnosis Advisory Committee to address issues with the rules governing the TCD system.

The groups signing onto the letter are: Missouri College of Emergency Physicians, Missouri Hospital Association, Missouri State Medical Association, St. Louis Area Regional Response System, American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, Mid-America Regional Council Emergency Rescue, and Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons.

Coalition Letter to DHSS Director Vasterling 08-21-2015