Free TMA Practice E-Tips Helps Your Practice Run Right

TMA Practice E-Tips is a popular e-newsletter published twice a month that offers four brief, practical tips for managing a medical practice in Texas. Each issue gives you hands-on, use-it-now advice on coding, billing, reimbursement, HIPAA compliance, office policies and procedures, practice marketing, and much more, along with useful links for more information. 

You can get E-Tips three ways:

1. Have TMA Practice E-Tips delivered to your inbox by subscribing today. (Log in and click on Subscriptions on the left. It’s easy.) And while you’re there, you can sign up your office staff to receive E-Tips, too.

2. Check out the latest issue of TMA Practice E-Tips here (RSS feed).

3. Read the latest issue of TMA Practice E-Tips below.

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Aug. 10, 2016, Issue of TMA Practice E-Tips 

Keep Prescription Data Access Seamless
Don’t interrupt your access to the Texas Prescription Program (TPP). You may need to act today.

MACRA Makes Medicare Opt-Out Changes
If you opted out of Medicare on or after June 16, 2015, your opt-out will automatically renew every two years unless you cancel the renewal.

Low-Level Code May Have High Misuse
It’s been called the “nurse visit” code, and also “the most abused code in the CPT book.” Do you use 99211 correctly?

Follow-Up Failures Are Risky
Missed appointments and failures to follow up pose some of the greatest legal risks for physicians. Here are some risk-management tips for your practice.

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