Physician Assistance

  • PBF Helps Care for Our Own

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    For over 55 years, The Physicians Benevolent Fund has helped medical family members in need. The late May Owen, MD, a Fort Worth pathologist and past TMA president, established the fund in 1961 with a $2,500 donation to assist destitute doctors and their families. 

    TMA's Physicians
    Benevolent Fund
  • PBF Wellness Fund

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    The Physicians Benevolent Fund offers financial assistance through the newly established PBF Wellness Fund - previously the Physician Health and Rehabilitation Assistance Fund. 

    PBF Wellness Fund provides financial assistance to licensed Texas physicians who cannot afford treatment for depression, Substance Use Disorders, or other problems.  Assistance may also be available for household expenses while the physician is receiving treatment.

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  • Annual Physician Health and Wellness Exchange 

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    In case you missed it, the 2019 PHW Exchange was held at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. Activities included a Think Tank Luncheon/Discussion, Poster Session, and CME program.

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  • TMA is helping to strengthen your practice by offering advice and creating a climate of medical success across the state.

  • What could a TMA membership mean for you, your practice, and your patients?