Spotlight Videos

Get updates and advice from TMA's subject matter experts on a wide range of issues affecting the practice of medicine in Tennessee.

Tennessee Professional Privilege Tax

TMA's legal department offers an in-depth explanation of the Tennessee Professional Privilege Tax, including payment requirements, relevant deadlines, payment process and penalties for noncompliance. (10:45)

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015

TMA's legal and advocacy experts deliver an in-depth explanation of what the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 means for physicians' Medicare payments. Congress passed the MACRA to repeal the flawed Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula. (12:22)

CME Requirements for TN Doctors

TMA’s legal team explains the continuing medical education requirements for physicians licensed by the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners or Board of Osteopathic Examination. (11:51)

Background Checks for TN Medical Practices

Get a detailed overview of the employee background and registry checks required by Tennessee law and TennCare. (11:50)

Credentialing Law Spotlight

TMA’s legal team examines a credentialing law, which takes effect Jan. 1, 2016, that streamlines the credentialing process and requires payment for services if a physician has a credentialing application pending with an insurance company/payer. (10:41)