TMA Virtual Meetings

Nov. 12, 2019 TMA Virtual Meeting

During the Nov. 12, 2019 TMA Virtual Meeting,  Kelly Walla, Texas Medical Association vice president and deputy general counsel discussed Texas’ new surprise billing legislation (Senate Bill 1264 from the 2019 Legislature). Lenore DePagter, DO, gave members an update on the Lone Star Caucus, the caucus that represents the small to medium counties in the TMA House of Delegates; and Sylvia Salazar, TMA associate vice president of membership and leadership development, discussed TMA member benefits.

TMA will continue hosting virtual meetings to keep you updated so keep an eye out for future announcements and let us know how we can make them better, or topics you’d like to hear more about, by emailing us at counties[at]texmed[dot]org.

 

 

Here are some helpful links that were discussed.

A General Overview of Senate Bill 1264 (86th Texas Legislature) andTexas’ New Arbitration Process for Certain Out-of-Network Claims

Lone Star Caucus
www.lonestarcaucus.org
Lone Star Caucus Facebook Page

TMA Practice Consulting
www.texmed.org/CaseStudies

TMA 2019 Advocacy Retreat
www.texmed.org/AdvocacyRetreat

TMA 2019 Winter Conference
www.texmed.org/Winter

FREE CME in the TMA Education Center
www.texmed.org/Education  

TMA ROI Calculator
www.texmed.org/ROI

County Medical Society Resources Page
www.texmed.org/CMSresources

 


Aug. 8, 2019 TMA Virtual Meeting 

During the August 8, 2019 TMA Virtual Meeting, Texas Medical Association president, David Fleeger, MD discussed new TMA policy and officers elected at TexMed, TMA’s annual meeting. Darren Whitehurst, TMA vice president of public affairs, gave a recap the 86th Texas legislative session and highlighted TMA’s advocacy wins. 

John Flores, MD, gave members an update on the Lone Star Caucus, the caucus that represents the small to medium counties in the TMA House of Delegates; and Sylvia Salazar, TMA associate vice president of membership and leadership development, discussed new member benefits.

TMA will continue hosting more virtual meetings to keep you updated so keep an eye out for future announcements and let us know how we can make them better, or topics you’d like to hear more about, by emailing us at counties[at]texmed[dot]org

 

Here are some helpful links that were discussed:

Lone Star Caucus
www.lonestarcaucus.org

Walk With a Doc
www.texmed.org/WWAD

TMA Community Outreach Programs
www.texmed.org/CommunityOutreach

TMA Practice Consulting
www.texmed.org/CaseStudies

TMA Payment Advocacy and Billing/Coding Help
www.texmed.org/BillingAndCoding

Help Understanding MACRA and Participating in the QPP
www.texmed.org/MACRA

FREE CME in the TMA Education Center
www.texmed.org/Education  

TMA Ambassador Program
Karen[dot]Kollar[at]texmed[dot]org
(800) 880-1300, ext. 1448

County Medical Society Resources Page
www.texmed.org/CMSresources

TMA 2019 Fall Conference
www.texmed.org/Fall

 



TMA Virtual Meeting for Small Counties on April 3

 

Helpful Links

The Lone Star Caucus

TMA Ambassador Program
Email Karen Kollar or call (800) 880-1300, ext. 1448

County Medical Society Resources Page

TMA Education Center

TexMed 2019

Thank you for joining us! If you have feedback or have topics you would like to hear more about, please email us at counties[at]texmed[dot]org.


 

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December 06, 2019