"5 Tips to Minimize Patient Frustration" is part one of a three part video series on improving physician/patient interactions. Part one features TMLT Risk Management manager Robin Desrocher as she offers helpful risk management considerations and easy to implement tips to help physicians improve their patient’s experience of the practice environment. Coming soon: parts two and three, featuring more from TMLT's Risk Management team!
TMLT Awards $5,000 Scholarship to Texas Medical Student
TMLT is proud to announce Tiffany Chen as the 2016 recipient of the TMLT Scholarship.
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What does it mean to be a medical director?
From a legal and liability perspective, a “medical director” is a physician who serves in an administrative capacity as head of an organized medical staff
Deadline to Report 2018 HIPAA Breaches Approaching
If you experienced a HIPAA breach that affected fewer than 500 individuals in 2018, the deadline to report that breach to HHS is March 1.
HHS releases voluntary cyber security practices
HHS released voluntary cyber security practices to the health care industry with the aim of providing practice guidelines to reduce cyber security risks.
Update: New schedule II prescription forms required by June 1
Texas physicians will be required to use new schedule II prescription forms beginning June 1, 2019.
New vital statistics registry now live
Texas physicians should be using new vital statistics registry
Texas informed consent lists revised
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Our Paper Empire
When it was all recorded by hand on paper
TMLT Business Card (circa 1987)
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Then and Now . . . TMLT.org
20 years on the web
TMLT Gives Back
The Texas Medical Board: Then and Now
A review of significant TMB changes and trends over the last 40 years.
The TMLT Story
TMLT's founders created their own company to provide the kind of service and support Texas physicians deserved.
Physician Communication: Then and Now
It is essential to understand that despite the advances in telecommunication tools, the law has changed very little.
Communication Gadgets: Then and Now
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TMLT, Texas, and "Ten-gallon Tort Reform"
TMLT has a long-standing record of advocating for physicians and the medical community.
TMLT Risk Management: Then and Now
Risk management services are an integral part of TMLT’s commitment to physicians.
From the Closed Claim Files: A Surprise for the Plaintiff's Expert
The judge ruled that the plaintiff’s expert was not qualified. But he didn't stop there.
From the Closed Claim Files: An Abandoned Case