• You can enjoy over 100 member benefits which include visibility in and access to the medical community.

    Join so that you will appear in all four of HCMS/TMA member directories, including:

    • HCMS Pictorial Roster - The primary visibility tool for practicing physicians in Harris County. Used by physicians for patient referral and includes contact information and board certifications. Active physician members receive a complimentary copy of the roster. Additional copies of the roster may be purchased.  
    • Harris County Physician Directory (also appears under Practice Resources)  HCMS member information available (including fax, NPI number, and office address) on the HCMS Web site.
    • DocbookMD - A free membership benefit, Docbook MD is a HIPAA compliant, mobile application and communication tool for physicians to discuss shared patients. See link to all the features and the user manual.
    • TMA Find A Physician - Allows physicians to use their desktop to search contact and specialty information on 50,000 Texas physicians.


    If you do not have a photo or haven’t sent HCMS a photograph in the last ten years, it’s time to update your HCMS record with a new photo! The photos submitted to HCMS are used in the above membership directories. Your colleagues and their staff use your photo to identify you when referring patients. We prefer digital photos with the following specs: 300 dpi resolution; JPEG, TIFF, and PDF file types. Email to nancy_ boone@hcms.org. Please include your complete name.