245.022 Notification of Physician Closing or Leaving Practice

245.022

Notification of Physician Closing or Leaving Practice: The Texas Medical Association supports amendment of the current provisions of 22 Texas Administrative Code §165.5(b)(2) as follows: “Notification shall be accomplished by: (A) posting a notice on the website of the physician, to be kept available for two years, or publishing notice in the newspaper of greatest general circulation in each county in which the physician practices or practiced; (B) placing a written notice in the physician’s office; or (C) sending an email notice or postal letters to patients seen in the last two years notifying them of discontinuance of practice.” (Res. 103-A-18)

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August 14, 2018