The 2016 TAHP Managed Care Conference, “The Value of Health Coverage,” is quickly approaching! We are excited to announce a dynamic roster of high-level speakers who will be discussing some of the most pressing issues facing our industry today, including what’s next for the Affordable Care Act, the opioid crisis, skyrocketing prescription drug costs, and more. Make plans now to attend or sponsor now!
Make plans now to attend or sponsor our upcoming Medical Directors Forum, Dec. 16 in Austin! The December forum, “It’s Complicated: Managing Diverse Populations Through Innovation & Coordination,” will feature a number of high-level speakers who will discuss successful strategies to coordinate and provide quality, patient-centered care to an increasingly diverse population with even more diverse health care needs. Make plans now to attend or sponsor now! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
Led by a team of seasoned health care policy and advocacy experts, the Texas Association of Health Plans is the statewide trade association representing health insurers, Medicaid plans, Medicaid Advantage plans, and other related entities in Texas. Experience the benefits of TAHP membership by joining today! Build relationships, promote your services, stay informed, and ensure you are well represented in the halls of the Texas Capitol and throughout the State government.
TAHP hosts events year-round that provide opportunities to network in fun, informal venues with other health insurance and health care executives and professionals, legislators, agency leaders, and Capitols staffers and build meaningful relationships.
Making a Positive Impact on the People of Texas
In addition to playing an integral role in keeping Texas healthy by covering more than 17 million Texans, the Texas insurance industry yields positive results for the economy—creating jobs and opportunity, and generating significant economic revenue for our State.
The TAHP team is comprised of seasoned policy, government relations, and communications professionals with decades of experience on the state and federal levels. These key staff members successfully strategize, build relationships, and advocate for solutions that will make health care more affordable, more accessible and more valuable for all Texans.
Texas Association of Health Plans Applauds Congressional Action to Postpone Onerous Health Insurance Tax
$142 Billion Tax Would Raise Health Care Costs For Texas Families FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2015 FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT Jessica Sandlin, JSandlin@TAHP.org AUSTIN—The Texas Association of Health Plans (TAHP) today issued the following statement...read more
New Study Reveals Out-of-Network Charges In Texas for Life Threatening Emergencies Among The Highest In The Nation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 7, 2015 FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT Jessica Sandlin, JSandlin@TAHP.org AUSTIN, TX - The Texas Association of Health Plans...read more
Texans Taking a HIT from Onerous Health Care Tax Five years after it was signed into law, the Affordable Care Act has opened the doors to health care coverage for millions of Texans and Americans who were previously uninsured. But unfortunately, this enhanced access...read more
Amerigroup Texas Names Health Plan President TAHP Member Amerigroup Texas last week announced Tisch Scott has been named health plan president, effective immediately. Scott, a 24-year industry veteran, succeeds LeAnn Behrens who was recently named president of the...read more
BCBS TX Names New President Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas has named Dr. Dan McCoy president, effective July 1, succeeding Bert Marshall, who will retire. Marshall is retiring after 20 years with the company, during which he also served as president of Blue Cross...read more