“How you behave today can absolutely affect your tomorrow,” says Soto. “The difference between [a doctor] having a complaint filed against their licenses and not having one filed often has nothing to do with how well they’ve practiced their craft. Often, it is simply how they acted as human beings in a particular situation.” 4.25 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 4.25 ETHICS
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Most physicians strive to maintain the highest of standards by practicing good medicine and behaving professionally. But if you find yourself the subject of a Texas Medical Board (TMB) investigation, you need to understand how your responses and actions throughout the process will affect you now and in the future. 3 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 3 ETHICS • 3 TMLT
The Texas Medical Records Privacy Act is more stringent than its federal counterparts, HIPAA and the HITECH Act, and requires that all physicians and their staff receive training as necessary and appropriate to carry out their duties. In other words, one training size does not fit all. This webinar provides general training on state and federal compliance in medical staff members’ daily routines. 1 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 1 ETHICS
This activity discusses types and incidences of domestic violence, barriers to detecting domestic violence, potential ethical dilemmas, legal obligations, screening instruments, and effective interview techniques when assessing domestic violence. 1 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 1 ETHICS
This activity discusses the importance of actively initiating and maintaining work-life balance, utilizing the evolving science of happiness. It reviews the importance of identifying personal core values congruent with prioritizing life activities and provides action steps that may lead to improved patient outcomes and a more balanced life. 2 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 2 ETHICS
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Physicians are required to complete 48 credits of continuing medical education every 24 months to maintain the Texas medical license. The credits may be earned in formal and informal CME activities of which two credits in formal CME must be designated for ethics and/or professional responsibility content.