February 12, 2013
Contact: Laura Brockway, communications and advertising manager
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Austin, TX — The Smith County Medical Society has approved the endorsement of Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT). 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 business development at TMLT:
“For TMLT, the Smith County Medical Society endorsement represents a unique partnership. We share a commitment to advance and support physicians in East Texas.”
From Gary E. Gross, MD, President of the Smith CMS:
"We are honored to have the recognition and support of TMLT and we look forward to continuing our close working relationship.”
Background — TMLT
TMLT is the state's largest medical liability insurance provider, serving more than 15,500 Texas Medical Association (TMA) member physicians. TMLT is a health care liability claim trust created and endorsed by TMA. 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, El Paso County Medical Society, Harris County Medical Society, Hidalgo-Starr County Medical Society, Jefferson County Medical Society, Lubbock-Crosby-Garza County Medical Society, Nueces 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 — Smith County Medical Society
The mission of the Smith County Medical Society is to promote and encourage the highest standards of ethical medical practice for the benefit of the community and to serve as an advocate for the physicians of Smith County Medical Society in achieving this end.