District XI

  • Hotel Rooms Available for Medical Students at the Annual District Meeting Are you a medical student interested in a paid-for hotel room for the ACOG/TAOG Annual District Meeting? We have a limited number of rooms available on a first-come, first-serve basis for medical stu...

  • Council of District Chairs (CDC) Service Recognition Projects Established in 1971, this annual award is presented to outstanding district or section service activities....

  • Texas HHSC has added Makena as a Medicaid pharmacy benefit starting June 15, 2015 In an effort to help reduce pre-term births by expanding access to 17P (also known as hydroxyprogesterone caproate), HHSC's Vendor Drug team will be adding Makena®, the brand name version of 17P,...

  • Medicaid Providers Must Re-enroll As the result of a new federal regulation, all Texas Medicaid providers must periodically revalidate their enrollment in the Medicaid program. To comply with this mandate, any Texas Medicaid provider...

  • Awards and Recognitions Toy Fellowship and The Creighton L. Edwards, MD, Award in Compassionate Care...

  • November 19, 2014

    Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force Vacancies The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) requests your assistance in identifying applicants for membership on the Maternal Mortality & Morbidity Task Force. The task force’s cha...

  • November 12, 2014

    New Resource for Texas women seeking care Healthy Texas Women is a website that helps low-income women find health-care services offered by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission and Department of State Health Services through Medica...

  • October 7, 2014

    Update: Claim Denials for Depo-Provera contraception within the Superior Health Plan system We were recently alerted to claim denials for Depo-Provera contraception within the Superior Health Plan system. Superior was enforcing a strict 90-day requirement for administration of the drug. If ...

  • May 19, 2014

    Choosing Wisely In February 2013, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists released its list of “Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question” in obstetrics-gynecology as part of th...

  • November 13, 2013

    Me and My OBG Posting Schedule Please review the attached spreadsheet to view when you are scheduled to write a post for Me and My OBG. If you would like to make any changes or sign up for a date, please email Sarah Rayburn at sra...

  • March 25, 2013

    CDC Recommendations for HIV Testing The HIV/STD Prevention & Care Branch at Texas Department of State Health Services wants to encourage ob-gyns to keep up with the latest recommendations for HIV testing....

  • February 19, 2013

    District XI – Working for Our Members! District XI (Texas) is looking forward to the New Year, working on behalf of our members and the women we serve. Please take time to read our 2012 District XI Accomplishments and how ACOG is working ...

  • December 19, 2012

    Important Legislative Information for Texas Ob-Gyns Political advisors to ACOG District XI and TAOG have alerted us that legislation will be introduced during the Texas 83rd Legislative Session in 2013 that affect women’s health, directed at bot...

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