Practicing Telemedicine in Texas

The use of telemedicine in health care has expanded rapidly over the past few years. The benefits and numerous, and include increased access to health care and a reduction in healthcare costs. However, the risks and drawbacks of telemedicine are numerous, too. The Texas legislature and the Texas Medical Board have created rules and regulations…

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The Advertising Rules for Texas Realtors

Advertising is an important component to success for any Texas realtor. An “advertisement” is any written or oral statement or communication which induces or attempts to induce a member of the public to use the services of the real estate licensee. There are a number of rules and regulations in place regarding advertising by realtors,…

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The “Corporate Practice of Medicine” is Prohibited in Texas

The “Corporate Practice of Medicine” (CPM) is a legal doctrine that generally prohibits corporations, entities, or individual non-physicians from practicing medicine. It also prohibits a business corporation from employing a physician to provide professional medical services. The Corporate Practice of Medicine in prohibited in Texas. However, beginning in 2011, the Texas Legislature enacted laws authorizing…

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