April 17, 2012
Laura Brockway, communications and advertising manager
(512) 425-5936 or firstname.lastname@example.org
AUSTIN, TEXAS. . .The El Paso County Medical Society's Executive Board approved the endorsement of Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT) on March 13, 2012. TMLT will be the preferred provider of medical liability coverage and services to practicing physicians who are members of the society.
From Don Chow, senior vice president of sales and marketing at TMLT "We are pleased and gratified to have the recognition and support of El Paso CMS, and we look forward to continuing our close working relationship."
From Bruce Applebaum, president of El Paso CMS "This endorsement will mutually benefit TMLT and the physicians of El Paso. TMLT has long supported the medical society and we are pleased to formalize our partnership."
Background — TMLT
TMLT is the state's largest medical liability insurance provider, serving more than 15,000 Texas Medical Association (TMA) member physicians. TMLT is a health care liability claim trust created and endorsed by TMA and owned by its physician policyholders. The Trust is headquartered in Austin, Texas.
TMLT is also endorsed by Bexar County Medical Society, Collin-Fannin County Medical Society, Dallas County Medical Society, Harris County Medical Society, Lubbock-Crosby-Garza County Medical Society, Tarrant County Medical Society, Texas Academy of Family Physicians, Texas Medical Association, Texas Orthopaedic Association, Travis County Medical Society, and is a Gold Corporate Affiliate of the Texas Medical Group Management Association (TMGMA).
Background — El Paso County Medical Society
Formed in 1898, the El Paso County Medical Society currently has more than 500 active members. The El Paso County Medical Society emphasizes the union of physicians into an organization, secures and enacts enforcement of legislation, and fosters good relations in the community.