• Mailing Address
    Dept. of State Health Services
    Center for Health Statistics, MC 1898
    PO Box 149347
    Austin, Texas 78714-9347

    Moreton Building, M-660
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, TX 78756

    Phone: 512-776-7261
    Fax: 512-776-7740
    Email: thcichelp@dshs.texas.gov

Registry List of Health Care Providers and Referral Groups

Texas Health Care Information Collection
Center for Health Statistics

This registry lists providers and groups that have indicated to THCIC their interest in assisting the transfer of patients in the circumstances described, and is provided for information purposes only. Neither THCIC nor the State of Texas endorses or assumes any responsibility for any representation, claim, or act of the listed providers or groups.

Health Care Provider
or Referral Group

Willing to Accept or Assist Transfer
of Patients on Whose Behalf
Life-sustaining Treatment is Being Sought

Registry lists providers and groups

C. T. Viers, LLC 
DBA Exceptional Home Health Care
1330 Church Street
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482
Fax 903-885-7766


Cuidado Casero(CC) Home Health Care (Bilingual Staff)
6448 Hwy 290 E, Suite E-102
Austin, Texas 78723

Willing to provide bilingual professional nursing services, therapy services, and home health provider services.

The Floyd Law Firm
401 Congress, Suite 1540
Austin, Texas 78701


Jacqueline H. Abernathy, Ph.D.
Tarleton State University
Assistant Professor, Master of Public Administration Program
School of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Strategic Studies
6777 Camp Bowie Blvd., Suite 330-C
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Office: (817) 484-4394
Fax: (817) 732-7339

Willing to help patients and their families when healthcare providers no longer want to provide life-sustaining treatment. 

Jerri Lynn Ward
Garlo Ward, P.C.
505 E. Huntland Dr., Suite 335
Austin, Texas 78752
512-302-1103, extension 115

Willing to receive requests for legal counsel from families that are going through a transfer. 

Robert Painter
Painter Law Firm PLLC
12750 Champion Forest Drive
Houston, Texas 77066


Thaddeus Mason Pope, JD, PhD
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
875 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105
Email: Thaddeus.Pope@mitchellhamline.edu

Willing to assist the transfer of patients in conflicts over life-sustaining medical treatment.

Phong P. Phan, Esq.
The Phan Law Firm, PC
P.O. Box 50227
Austin, Texas 78753
www.phanlawaustin.com or Facebook

Willing to receive requests for legal counsel from families that are going through a transfer. Assistance available in Vietnamese.

Pro-Life Healthcare Alliance
Program of Human Life Alliance
2900 Oak Shadow Circle
Bedford, TX 76021
817-576-3022 or 651-484-1040

Texas Right to Life
6776 Southwest Freeway, Suite 430
Houston, Texas 77074

Willing to help transfer to a facility that provides treatment. 

Woodrow W. Janese, MD, FACS
BSME (G7246)
13303 Champion Forest Drive #4
Houston, Texas 77069


Health Care Provider
or Referral Group

Willing to accept or assist transfer of patients on whose behalf withholding or withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment is being sought

Registry lists providers and groups

No health care providers or
referral group registered.  


None of the facilities named above are withholding or withdrawing life sustaining treatment when it is being sought.

Last updated September 28, 2018