AUSTIN (January 16, 2014) – Sarah Davis, (R-Houston) candidate for Texas House of Representatives District 134, has received the endorsement of HOSPAC, the Texas Hospital Association’s state political action committee.
Texas hospitals provide the highest quality patient care and are a major economic engine in our community; Sarah Davis is honored to receive their endorsement.
“Texas hospitals excel at delivering the highest quality patient care even as they experience numerous financing and reimbursement challenges,” said John Hawkins, senior vice president of advocacy and public policy for THA. “Rep. Davis has indicated a willingness to work with Texas hospitals to champion their successes and develop solutions to their challenges.”
Sarah Davis’ commitment to Texas hospitals provides stable ground amid rapid transformation of the health care system.
“I look forward to working with Texas hospitals on the many issues that impact their ability to provide high quality and accessible health care to all Texans,” said Rep. Davis.
One of the largest hospital associations in the country, THA represents more than 85 percent of the state’s hospitals and health care systems, which employ some 369,000 health care professionals statewide. The 33-member HOSPAC Board of Directors makes endorsements after carefully considering candidates’ positions on health care issues and getting feedback from local hospital leaders.
About the Texas Hospital Association
Founded in 1930, the Texas Hospital Association is the leadership organization and principal advocate for the state’s hospitals and health care systems. Based in Austin, THA enhances its members’ abilities to improve accessibility, quality and cost-effectiveness of health care for all Texans. Learn more at www.tha.org or follow THA on Twitter at http://twitter.com/texashospitals.