These are the basic features of all TMA endorsed practice management programs and professional services. Available only to TMA members, endorsed vendor programs are an excellent value that can help you succeed in the ever changing medical practice environment. When contacting any of the TMA endorsed companies, be sure to identify yourself as a TMA member to ensure the very best service.
Get the most of your TMA membership by taking advantage of TMA's group discount programs in addition to TMA-endorsed practice management vendors.
DocbookMD connects physicians. DocbookMD is breaking down the communication barriers that exist between physicians today, transforming medical collaboration and improving patient care. It is HIPAA-compliant mobile physician communication.
DocbookMD has eliminated the red-tape and overcomplicated systems that govern physician-to-physician communication. Enhance patient care, make your practice more efficient, and potentially save lives by giving yourself the ability to send and receive x-rays, EKGs, photos of injuries, and other vital information instantly from your smartphone or tablet. With the DocbookMD mobile app, a regional network of physician colleagues is at your fingertips for consultation, referrals, and HIPAA-compliant information exchange - all in the blink of an eye. Download for iPhone, iPad, or Android now.
Texas Medical Association BankAmericard Cash RewardsTM Visa Signature® credit cardApply today for the TMA credit card and you'll receive competitive interest rates and a premier rewards program, all while supporting a cause you believe in. Click here to apply, or call (800) 932-2775 and mention priority code VABQ25. To learn more about the rates, fees, and other costs and benefits associated with use of this card, review the terms and conditions.
Texas Medical Association Business Card with WorldPoints® rewardsApply today for the TMA credit card for small businesses. Complete the small business credit card application in 5-10 minutes online. No annual fee. Click here to apply or to learn more. Or call (866) 570-1601 and mention priority code UABOKL. To learn more about the rates, fees, and other costs and benefits associated with use of this card, review the terms and conditions.
Bank of America Practice Solutions, Inc. Practice financing Phone: (800) 497-6076, M-F, 7am - 7pm (CT). Mention code 1D7F3.
I.C. System for Intelligent Collections I.C. System specializes in healthcare collections--with over $65 million collected annually. Count on I.C. System skilled healthcare collectors for custom programs, including both early-stage and intensive recoveries, national credit bureau reporting, legal services, and more. I.C. System’s practices are effective and ethical, and follow strict compliance guidelines--all while the company maintains a BBB 'A' rating. Contact I.C. System’s Texas Account Executive, Chip Handlin: (214) 234-0951, email@example.com and ask about exclusive benefits for TMA members, or click here for more information, including a 3-minute video on healthcare collections.
TransFirst TransFirst® (formerly Solveras) is one of the nation's leading providers of payment processing services. With more than 15 years of experience and some of the leading experts in the payment processing industry on staff, TransFirst® knows what it takes to help physicians maintain their bottom line, and achieve lasting success. Medical practices can save an average of $1,779 annually on their payment processing. Call for your FREE payment processing analysis today: (800) 613-0148, or fax your merchant statements to (800) 297-3405. Click here to find more information.
Dell Dell offers great member benefits including: • Up to 30% off select systems • Discounts on thousands of electronics and accessories • Open enrollment into Dell Advantage Loyalty Program- 5% eGift-card and free 2nd business day shipping (enroll at www.Dell.com/mpp/texmedAdvantage)
To take advantage of this special member benefit and view the Dell website www.dell.com/mpp/texmed or click here. Or contact Dell toll free: 888-243-9964, please provide TMA Member ID# HS57183230
DocbookMD HIPAA-Compliant Mobile Physician Communication DocbookMD has eliminated the red-tape and overcomplicated systems that govern physician-to-physician communication. Enhance patient care, make your practice more efficient, and potentially save lives by giving yourself the ability to send and receive x-rays, EKGs, photos of injuries, and other vital information instantly from your smartphone or tablet. With the DocbookMD mobile app, a regional network of physician colleagues is at your fingertips for consultation, referrals, and HIPAA-compliant information exchange - all in the blink of an eye. Download for iPhone, iPad, or Android now.
Covisint DocSiteDon't miss out on PQRS incentives or let negative payment adjustments sneak up on you! Most practices already have all the data they need to qualify for the PQRS incentive, but do not realize how easy submissions can be. By utilizing the Covisint DocSite portal, physicians have received thousands of dollars in PQRS incentives with no disruptions to their workflow. Click here for more information and to register for DocSite today. Don’t see a measure group that fits? Call and ask about reporting individual measures. TMA members receive a discounted price of $195.
Epocrates Save 20 percent on one-year and two-year subscriptions to Epocrates products such as the No. 1 rated Epocrates® Essentials. Epocrates provides point-of-care access (via mobile devices and the web) to information on drugs, diseases, and diagnostics. Find more information or get your TMA members-only 20-percent discount now.
Nationwide Credentialing Credentials application and credential maintenance services. Phone: (817) 573-9800 Fax: (817) 573-9821
Innovative Health Resources Credentials application and credential maintenance services. Phone: (512) 263-3447
TMA recognizes that no one EHR fits the needs of all physician practices, and that product offerings and functionalities change frequently to meet market demands. For that reason, TMA’s ad hoc Committee on Health Information Technology and Council on Practice Management Services have refrained from endorsing specific EHR products or vendors. In lieu of endorsement, TMA has developed the following tools and resources to assist physicians with EHR selection, implementation and Meaningful Use:
EHR Comparison Tool
EMR Readiness Assessment
EMR Implementation Guide, (2nd Edition)
Meaningful Use Achievement Toolkit
Texas Regional Extension Centers (RECs)
Visit TMA’s Health Information Technology Resource Center or contact TMA for more help incorporating technology in your practice.
Texas Medical Association Insurance TrustTMAIT offers medical, life, income protection, office overhead, and ancillary insurance to TMA member physicians and their group managers. We work with you online, on the phone, or in person to determine the right plan to meet your current career needs. That’s coverage you can count on.Contact James Prescott or Larry Stein:(800) 880-8181
TMA Practice ConsultingTMA consultants can perform a variety of services to meet your unique needs. Whether you are a solo practitioner in a rural area or a member of a 50-physician group, TMA staff can show you how to improve your practice. Call on our expertise for any of the following services:
Revenue Cycle Assessment
Coding and Documentation Review
Coding and Documentation Training
Coding & Documentation Check-ups
New Practice Set-Up
Embezzlement Risk Review
Management or Administrator Recruitment
For questions regarding our services or to speak with a consultant directly, call (800) 523-8776 or e-mail TMA Practice Consulting.
Automobile Leasing Low-cost vehicle leasing plus 50 different lease programs on every car! Phone: (800) 634-1234 or (972) 234-1234
PQRIwizardPQRIwizard is a simple and cost-effective online tool that eligible physicians can use to collect and report quality measure data under the PQRS pay-for-reporting program. The submission fee for 2012 has been lowered for TMA physician-members to only $199, a 33% discount off of standard pricing. Groups with more than ten physicians are eligible for an additional 10% discount. Click here to get started!
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