Free Early Career Education For Students and Residents

  • FREE Business of Medicine Seminar for Residents 

    Starting a new medical practice with the right people, processes, and structure is key to the success of any new practice. This informative seminar helps residents make critical decisions about getting started. 

    Starting Your Career is a one-hour seminar conducted live online by TMA's practice management consultants.

    WHERE: Your platform of choice

    WHEN: You choose the date and time

    Don't miss out!  Schedule your Starting Your Career seminar today. 

    Contact Practice Services at 800-523-8776 or e-mail[at]texmed[dot]org to schedule a date.   

    The program curriculum covers:

    •  Practice Options
    •  Legal Organization
    •  Professional Affiliations
    •  Licenses/Certificates/Liability Insurance
    •  Personnel Management
    •  Policies and Procedures
    •  Vendors and Suppliers
    •  Managed Care/Credentialing
    •  Financial Management
    •  Marketing 

    Contact TMA Practice Services  
  • Generous Donors

    All costs for program development, on-site consultant time, and printing and mailing costs are supported by educational grants from the companies listed below that have enjoyed a mutually beneficial relationship with TMA over the past few years.

  • Attorneys

  • Michael Z. Stern, PLLC

    Michael Stern

      (512) 469-9006
      Fax: (512) 469-9008
      3301 Northland Dr., Suite 105
      Austin, TX 78731

      A full-service law firm that reviews and drafts employment contracts, assists with professional association and other group practice arrangements, and advises about health law, estate planning, and other legal matters. The firm has agreed to provide legal services to TMA members at reduced rates.

  • Banking

  • Frost Bank
    (512) 473-4779
    401 Congress Avenue, Suite 1200
    Austin, TX 78701

    Specializing in servicing the needs of today’s healthcare professional - We offer our customers a full range of banking, investment and insurance products to help them better manage their money, grow their wealth and protect their assets.

  • Credentialing

  • *Nationwide Credentialing, LLC

    Tammy Luker


      (817) 573-9800
      2441 E. Hwy. 377, Ste. 105
      Granbury, TX 76049 

      Nationwide Credentialing, LLC is a physician-owned, physician-driven corporation that provides credentialing and contract management services to physicians. Our vision and the value of our content and service levels make Nationwide Credentialing the trusted resource for all credentialing and contract management needs.

  • Insurance

  • *Texas Medical Liability Trust
    (800) 580-8658
    PO Box 160140
    Austin, TX 78716-0140

    Medical liability insurance trust for physicians and midlevel providers. Texas Medical Liability Trust is the only medical liability insurance carrier exclusively endorsed by TMA.

  • *Texas Medical Association Insurance Trust

    James Prescott

      (800) 880-8181
      PO Box 1707
      Austin, TX 78767-1707 

      Health, term life, short/long-term disability, dental, vision, long-term care insurance, and pension/retirement plans.

  • Practice Management Services

  • *TMA Practice Services
    (800) 523-8776
    401 W. 15th St.
    Austin, TX 78701 

    TMA members and their practice staff have exclusive access to high-quality practice management resources. 

    Whether you’re a physician starting a solo practice or joining small group practice in a rural area, employed by a large group or system in an urban market, or somewhere in between, TMA’s Practice Services team can assist with resources necessary to manage your practice efficiently and effectively.  With over 40 years of experience managing medical practices our team is here to guide you to the resources you need.

  • *A Texas Medical Association Endorsed Company


    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?