Governor Abbott Appoints Beeson To Correctional Managed Health Care Committee

June 19, 2019 | Austin, Texas | Appointment

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Jeff Beeson, D.O. for a term set to expire on February 1, 2021. The committee coordinates the development of statewide policies for the delivery of correctional health care within the criminal justice system.

Jeff Beeson, D.O. of Crowley is the Chief Medical Officer of the University of North Texas Health Sciences Center. He is the Medical Director of Texas Task Force 1 and a board member of the Texas EMS and Trauma Foundation. He is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, National Association of EMS Physicians, and the National Association of EMTs.  Beeson received an Associate’s degree in nursing from Southwestern Adventist College and a Doctor of Osteopathic from University of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine specializing in emergency medicine.