Stories from Texas Medicine, September 2016

Clearing Up the Myths - 04/17/2018

The Texas Medical Association is helping educate physicians on a new law that requires Texas physicians who diagnose a child with Down syndrome to provide parents with state-prepared, evidence-based information on the disorder.


MACRA: Fix or Folly? - 09/09/2016

The Texas Medical Association has made recommendations to improve the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' proposed rule to implement the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), which results in numerous compliance and administrative hassles.


Keep an Eye on the Books - 09/01/2016

Electronic billing and funds transfers make medical practices vulnerable targets of employee theft. The Texas Medical Association and other organizations have resources to help prevent embezzlement.