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Amanda Martin

Government affairs, Texas Association of Business

Amanda Martin is a Governmental Affairs Manager at the Texas Association of Business specializing in health care policy.

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A proven way for Texas lawmakers to improve primary health care access

Despite growing evidence and a body of research showing favorable patient outcomes and excellent quality of care in states where advanced practice registered nurses have full practice authority, Texas still prevents them from doing what they can do and what patients desperately need. As a result, Texans who could be treated by an APRN have no care at all.