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.
You can get E-Tips three ways:
1. Have TMA Practice E-Tips delivered to your inbox by subscribing today. (Log in and click on Subscriptions on the left. It’s easy.) And while you’re there, you can sign up your office staff to receive E-Tips, too.
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.
Nov. 13, 2015, Issue of TMA Practice E-Tips
Take Our Billing and Coding Quiz
TMA Knowledge Center staff fields hundreds of questions about coding and billing from TMA members. Here are a few FAQs. Do you know the answers to these questions?
HIPAA: Are You Prepared for a Computer Virus Incident?
Computer viruses, or malware, are so widespread they seem impossible to prevent. The most common type contains programs designed to steal the data on your computer and network. You can’t ignore them.
Your PQRS Data: More Than Just for PQRS
Medicare’s Physician Quality Reporting System is a stand-alone program, but it touches on other Medicare programs. Here’s how it interfaces with meaningful use, value-based payment, and Physician Compare.
Hiring the Right Person for Your Practice
Hiring right is not a matter of chance. Follow these nine steps for hiring success.
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