Informing members on important issues, benefits, and services provided by HCMS


September 2020


TMB license renewal fees due Aug. 31
If your medical license was set to expire on Feb. 28 or May 31, and you benefited from the TMB automatic extension due to COVID-19, your license renewal fees are coming due Aug. 31.

Uniform opioid policy begins Sept. 1
The Texas Vendor Drug Program uniform opioid policy across Medicaid fee-for-service and managed care begins Sept. 1.

Using telemedicine in your practice?
HCMS has up-to-date information on COVID-19 waivers, resources and education on telemedicine implementation.

HCMS offers resources to develop your patient base
HCMS has no cost and low-cost resources to help you market your practice and develop your patient base.

Need to build your referral base?
The Harris County Physician Directory can help you build your referral base by searching colleagues with targeted criteria. Learn how to navigate the directory.


Presented by the HCMS Community Health Improvement & Communications Committee