Jan 22

Governor Abbott Surges State Resources To Support COVID-19 Response In Laredo

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) have surged medical personnel, equipment, testing supplies, and personal protective equipment (PPE) to Laredo to help combat COVID-19 and support hospitals in the region.

Press Release

Jan 22

Governor Abbott, TDEM Expand COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program For Front Line Workers Of Small Businesses

Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) today announced the expansion of the COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program for front line workers at Texas small businesses.

Press Release

Jan 20

Governor Abbott, TDEM Establish COVID-19 Therapeutic Infusion Center In Lubbock

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) has established a new COVID-19 therapeutic infusion center in Lubbock.

Press Release

Jan 19

Governor Abbott Hosts Roundtable Discussion, Provides COVID-19 Vaccine Update With Houston Healthcare Professionals

Governor Greg Abbott today held a roundtable discussion alongside healthcare professionals at Houston Methodist Hospital to highlight his legislative priorities to ensure a healthier future for the state of Texas.

Press Release

Jan 19

Governor Abbott Appoints DeLoach And Johnson To Advisory Council On Emergency Medical Services

The council recommends changes to the EMS/Trauma System in order to ensure that the community receives comprehensive and efficient emergency care.

Appointment

Jan 14

Governor Abbott Participates In Keynote Discussion At Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Policy Orientation

Governor Greg Abbott today participated in a keynote discussion at the Texas Public Policy Foundation's (TPPF) Policy Orientation in Austin.

Press Release

Jan 14

Texas First State To Administer 1 Million COVID-19 Vaccines

Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) today announced that that State of Texas has administered more than 1 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine—making Texas the national leader in vaccinations.

Press Release

Jan 14

Governor Abbott Appoints Six To Texas Medical Board District Four Review Committee

Governor Abbott has appointed six to the Texas Medical Board District Four Review Committee.

Appointment