Starting in Medical Practice 2015 - coverFREE 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 in Medical Practice is a one-hour seminar conducted at your facility by TMA's practice management consultants.

WHERE: At your facility

WHEN: You choose the date

Don't miss out!  Schedule your Starting in Medical Practice seminar today. 

Contact Practice Consulting at 800-523-8776 or e-mail 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 

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.

* A Texas Medical Association Endorsed Company


The Kreager Law Firm
(210) 829-7722
Fax: (210) 821-6672
7373 Broadway, Ste. 500
San Antonio, TX 78209

The Kreager Law Firm is devoted to representing physicians and physician-owned group practices. Our attorneys understand the market demands faced by physicians and provide effective planning and advice on entity formation, the purchase of an existing medical practice, employment contracts, Stark compliance, and office leasing and financing. The firm also provides asset protection and estate planning for the physician. Please visit our website to read the firm’s publication, The Physician’s First Employment Contract, or contact TMA for a copy.

Law Office of Hubert Bell, Jr., Michael Stern
(512) 469-9006
Fax: (512) 469-9008
1907 N. Lamar, Ste. 300
Austin, TX 78705

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. 


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

TMA’s Practice Consulting management services include new practice setups, on-site physician and staff training, operations assessments, coding and documentation reviews, billing and collections assessments, management and staff recruiting, embezzlement risk reviews, and custom services.



*Innovative Health Resources    
Angela McComb, Kim Stevens
(512) 263-3447
Fax: (512) 263-8180
107 Ranch Road 620 S., Ste. 104
Lakeway, TX 78734-3901

Innovative Health Resources is a full-service health care payment plan contracting, credentialing, and recredentialing organization servicing physicians, hospitals, and ancillary groups throughout the state of Texas. Innovative Health Resources is an Austin-based firm that is dedicated to excellence in client services.

*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. It is our vision and the value of our content and service levels that make Nationwide Credentialing the trusted resource for all credentialing and contract management needs. 


Employment Opportunities

*HCA Healthcare

HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high-quality, cost-effective health care in the communities we serve. As the nation’s leading provider of health care services with more than 160 hospitals in 20 states, including 36 hospitals in Texas, HCA offers both employed and private practice opportunities for physicians. Come Practice With Us! 



*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.


(866) 638-6518 
3010 Highland Parkway, Ste. 625 
Downers Grove, IL 60515 

Officite is a healthcare digital marketing provider approved by over 20 medical associations. We've worked with over 20,000 healthcare professionals already, and we want you to be your next partner! Having a practice website is now the standard, so don't just keep up with the competition - get the solution that will leave your competitors in the dust. 

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