Texas Medical Association Releases 2015 Legislative Agenda D Healthcare Daily reports, “the Texas Medical Association has issued its 2015 legislative agenda, urging the statehouse to increase funding for graduate medical education, find a way to provide healthcare to low-income Texans, and improve payments to physicians who provide pediatric care through Medicaid.” Read more.
2015 Membership Benefits
DCMS/TMA members who have NOT yet renewed can renew online, by mail or by phone with a credit card by calling Linda Doyle at 214-413-1437. View your membership benefits available in 2015.
Stay Tuned to DCMS and TMA for 2015 Legislative Updates
Count on DCMS and TMA to keep you informed during the legislative session. The 84th session is underway, and it's time to register for TMA's First Tuesdays at the Capitol.
CMS Database Debuts and Reveals Payments to Physicians
The database is the result of a Sunshine Act that was incorporated into the health law and is intended to intensify scrutiny of the relationships between physicians and the drug and device industries...read more.
North Texas Accountable Healthcare Partnership (NTAHP)
Check out NTAHP . . . the State-designated HIE for North Texas. Click here to see how an HIE improves health care decision making, ensures efficiency and lowers costs.
Important Message from the DCMS Board of Directors
Dallas County Medical Society to cease operations of Project Access Dallas in 2013 . . . read more.
DCMS Withdrawal Letter To CMS 11/15/12 Official letter from DCMS to THHSC explaining the reasoning for withdrawal of support for the Regional Healthcare Plan for Region 9.
Guilty Until Proven Innocent: New Medicaid Fraud Rules Will Bully Doctors’ Offices
Read about DCMS Member C. Turner Lewis, MD, battling the system to continue caring for his patients on MeandMyDoctor.com.