Practice Management


Autonomy - Information and resources to maintain autonomy in clinical and business settings.

Best Practices – A compilation of tools, resources, and information regarding practice management best practices.

Closing or Selling Your Practice - Resources and requirements when retiring, closing or selling your practice. 

Communicating with Patients – Guidance and resources on interpreters, treating hearing impaired patients and those with limited-English proficiency, etc.  

Electronic Death Registration - Register with TxEVER and complete electronic death certificates within the time allowed. 

Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) – Information self-insured plans. 

Posters and Notices – Forms, templates, posters, and other resources.

HIPAA - Guidance and resources on HIPAA

Leaving a Group Practice – Rules and guidance when a physician leaves a group practice. 

Payment Advocacy - An HCMS member benefit to assist physicians with claims payment issues.

Physician Extenders – Guidelines for physician extenders, incident-to and direct billing, delegation of duties, etc. 

Practice and Payment Models – Information on various Practice and Payment Models (ACO, Bundled Payment, Cash Practices, etc.).  

Recoupments – Recoupment rules and regulations.  

Starting Your Own Practice

Staffing Your Practice


Texas Medical Board (TMB)