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Misuse of CPRC § 18.001

It’s time for the Texas Legislature to revisit and amend § 18.001 of the Texas Civil Practice & Remedies Code.  That evidentiary statute concerns admissibility of medical billing records affidavits that would otherwise be considered hearsay.  See Beauchamp v. Hambrick, 901 S.W.2d 747, 749 (Tex. App.-Eastland 1995, no writ); Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 18.001.  Specifically, the statute provides that an affidavit indicating… Continue reading >

Posted by Rob Hailey on July 17, 2015