ERIC Urges States to Establish National Telehealth Licensing Reciprocity for Providers

In an effort to implement a permanent way for all states to admit expedited interstate licensures, ERIC has urged 21 states to take the necessary steps to join the Interstate Medical Licensure Commission Compact. The IMLCC is an agreement among participating states to expedite the pathway to licensure for physicians who qualify. Joining the compact will eliminate barriers to care during this pandemic crisis, a time when families need access to telehealth more than ever before.

Paid Leave Updates in Texas

Austin’s paid sick leave ordinance–set to take effect October 1, 2018–is facing a legal challenge from the Texas Public Policy Foundation (TPPF) and the Texas Attorney General