Practice Operations

  • TMA Member Benefits: Business Skills

    Business Skills

    Have you heard the adage that healing is an art, medicine a profession, and health care a business? Now, you and I have no doubt that you've mastered the healing and the medicine, but how are your business skills?

    Find Out About TMA's Business Skills Benefits
  • What could a TMA membership mean for you, your practice, and your patients?

  • The Secret to Getting Your Patients to Listen


    Many doctors believe the reason most of their patients fail to get better is that they simply don’t do as they are told. They complain that their patient population just won’t listen to reason. The problem may not be your patient population, it may be the way you are talking to them.

    Get Some Tips  
  • Charging a Fee to Complete Forms

    Medical Records

    Medical Records  

    Can practices charge a fee to complete individual disability income claims forms?  In general, you may charge a reasonable fee for providing a summary of a patient’s record information or to fill out forms or other services. But, there are some things to consider.

    Learn the Proper Protocol  
  • Twelve Ways Tax Law Changes Will Affect Your Practice

    Tax Law  

    In December, Congress approved and President Donald Trump signed the first significant update to the United States’ tax code in more than 30 years. As the details get sorted out, here is your guide to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, at least as it affects medicine, physicians, and your patients.

    Here's What To Expect  
  • How to Write an Employee Handbook


    Do you have an employee handbook that outlines your practice’s unique and important policies? If not, where do you start?

    Find Out How  
  • Free Vendor Guide for TMA Members

    Vendor Guide  

    TMA's Practice Vendor Guide is a comprehensive listing of companies that provide products and services to medical practice professionals. You can use this guide as a reference when seeking reputable practice management resources throughout the year! When contacting any of the companies listed, be sure to let them know you found them through the TMA Practice Vendor Guide!

    Get the TMA Practice Vendor Guide