5 FAQ on Telemedicine in Texas

The Texas Medical Board regulates telemedicine, including determining who can provide it, and to whom it can be provided, where it can be provided, and for what medical conditions. Offering telemedicine services to patients creates more opportunities for people to get the care they need; however, it creates new risks for health care providers regarding…

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Ethics Resources Available to Texas Attorneys

Attorneys are held to high ethical standards. As such, all attorneys must adhere to the Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct. The Preamble to these rules states as follows: “Lawyers, as guardians of the law, play a vital role in the preservation of society. … A consequent obligation of lawyers is to maintain the highest standards…

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Behavior Analysts Now Licensed in Texas

As of September 2, 2018, behavior analysts in Texas now require licensure. The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) regulates and administrates the Behavior Analyst Program. Applied behavior analysis is a clinical practice that requires extensive training and ongoing professional development. The regulatory framework created to oversee behavior analysts is intended to protect consumers,…

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Texas Midwives Educational Summit

The first Midwives Educational Summit was held on January 7, 2019. The Summit was sponsored by the Association of Texas Midwives (ATM) and hosted by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR). Midwifery in Texas The practice of midwifery in Texas is regulated by the TDLR. The TDLR’s Midwives program regulates licensed midwives and…

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Professional License Defense for Texas Physicians, Nurses, and Other Healthcare Providers

Our professional defense attorneys represent Texas physicians, nurses, psychologists, pharmacists, dentists, chiropractors, and other licensed healthcare providers facing a complaint by a state licensing board or regulatory agency. BERTOLINO LLP proudly represents professionals all over Texas in connection with the following: Cases involving licensure issues, such as being denied a professional license or denied license…

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