Last week TRLA attorney Susan Zinn was honored by the San Antonio Business Journal as a 2011 Healthcare Hero for her commitment to advocating for low-income Texans in the medical arena. Continue reading
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA) has begun a new project in the Rio Grande Valley and San Antonio that is revolutionizing the way that legal services are provided in the healthcare industry. TRLA’s new Medical-Legal Assistance for Families (MLAF) program is helping lawyers and doctors serve patients who are facing related medical and legal issues. Having completed its first year of operation, the medical-legal partnership promises to provide a new and effective way of empowering low-income medical patients with the legal tools necessary to live healthy lives.