Physicians Can Now Earn CME Through Kindle eReader

July 1, 2012

July 1, 2012

Laura Brockway, communications and advertising manager

(512) 425-5936 or


The news
Austin, TX — Physicians now have a new way to earn CME and a risk management discount from TMLT. Case Closed Volume 5, the Trust's newest closed claim study book, is now available in hard copy or as a Kindle eBook. The book features 53 studies based on actual TMLT claims.

Physicians can earn 4 hours of CME — including 1 ethics hour — by completing the CME activity included in Case Closed. TMLT policyholders who complete this activity will earn a 3% premium discount (maximum $1,000) applied at their next eligible policy period.

TMLT's popular Case Closed books — now available in 5 volumes — contain closed claim studies based on actual claims. These studies illustrate how actions by physicians led to allegations of professional liability, and how risk management techniques may have either prevented the outcome or increased the physician's defensibility.

TMLT policyholders can complete the CME activity for free. The cost for non-TMLT policyholders is $100. The activity can be completed at the TMLT web site.

Background — TMLT
The largest medical liability insurance provider in Texas, TMLT serves more than 15,500 Texas Medical Association (TMA) member physicians. Rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company, the Trust was created and is endorsed by TMA and owned by its physician policyholders. TMLT is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

Previous Article
Policyholders to save $20 million in dividends

On June 22, 2012, the Board of Governors of TMLT approved a 15% dividend for policyholders who renew in 201...

Next Article
TMLT completes PIC acquisition

On May 1, 2012, Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT) received official consent from the Florida Office of I...