TMA Practice E-Tips is a popular e-newsletter published twice a month that offers four brief, practical tips for managing a medical practice in Texas. Each issue gives you hands-on, use-it-now advice on coding, billing, reimbursement, HIPAA compliance, office policies and procedures, practice marketing, and much more, along with useful links for more information.
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2. Check out the latest issue of TMA Practice E-Tips here (RSS feed).
3. Read the latest issue of TMA Practice E-Tips below.
Aug. 27, 2014, Issue of TMA Practice E-Tips
Deadline for Business Associate Agreements: Sept. 22
If you are a HIPAA covered entity, all of your business associate (BA) agreements must comply with the HIPAA Omnibus Rule by Sept. 22, 2014.
Help Patients Make Wise Choices About Treatment Options
Tools are emerging to help physicians overcome the time constraints that can preempt discussions with patients.
Why Strong Passwords Are Important
Passwords are an early line of defense in protecting your patient data and an easy fix to strengthening your protections.
Private Payer Round-Up, August 2014
In case you missed these — here is a roundup of useful items from health care payment plans’ newsletters and updates, compiled by TMA’s reimbursement specialists.
TMA Practice E-Tips by Topic