"8 Tips for Improving Patient Satisfaction" is part two of a three part video series on improving physician/patient interactions. Part two features TMLT Risk Management manager Tanya Babitch as she offers helpful risk management considerations and easy to implement tips for improving patient satisfaction with a physician practice or office.
Risk Alert — Phishing Emails Being Sent as Official OCR Communication
The Office of Civil Rights is alerting physician practices and other HIPAA-covered entities about phishing ...
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2019 TMLT scholarship applications now available
TMLT will award one $10,000 scholarship in August 2019 to a Texas medical student.
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Learn how to de-escalate angry patients or diffuse a tense situation in the office.
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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
The TMDP has revised the lists of medical and surgical procedures that require the disclosure of specific risks and informed consent.
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