Dec 30, 2010

TMA Challenges Chiropractors' Rules Again

Chiropractors are trying to get around a court ruling and expand their scope of authority beyond what they are trained to do, TMA charges in a letter to Glenn Parker, executive director of the Texas State Board of Chiropractic Examiners.

Dec 24, 2010

State Revises Foster Care Drug Rules

With help from TMA and the psychiatric, pediatric, and family practice specialty societies, the state updated parameters for use of psychotropic drugs for foster children. TMA and the societies helped develop the original parameters and also provided input on the latest version.

Don't Stop Electronic Death Registering

Even though the Texas Medical Board has suspended disciplinary action for not completing death certificates electronically, physicians should continue signing up for and using the Texas Electronic Registrar Death Registration system.

Medicare Won’t Deny Ordered/Referred Services Sans PECOS File Just Yet

Still trying to enroll in PECOS to avoid rejected Medicare claims? Keep trying, but meanwhile, here are three facts that will help ease your mind: