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NCT permit changes under Senate Bill 674

“... btain a second registration permit with the Texas Medical Board in addition to placement on the MRT Board’s general registry.     In the last legislative session, SB 674 changed the law so that the Texas Medical Board is no longer required to have a second permit for NCTs who wo ... ”

This content is located on the following page(s): Renewal - Non-certified Radiological Technicians Permits

Current Board Action

“... physician profile contains the most current Texas Medical Board  actions against this physician. (This may include any formal complaints filed by TMB, as well as petitions and/or responses related to licensure contested matters, at the State Office of Administrative Hearings.) “None&rdquo ... ”

This content is located on the following page(s): Physician Profile Descriptions

Continuing Education Links

“... o;s state and national professional associations, medical schools, hospitals, medical journals, as well as through online providers. Continuing Education Topics in TMB Bulletins As part of its 2016-2017 review, the Sunset Advisory Commission adopted a nonstatutory management action directing TMB to ... ”

This content is located on the following page(s): Licensee Resources - Continuing Education Links

AC Inactive Tab 1 – Requesting the Inactive Status

“... completed, signed and notarized form to the Texas Medical Board via an overnight courier service, such as FedEx, DHL, or UPS, you will need to use the location address of:   Texas Medical Board Attention: Registration, MC - 241 333 Guadalupe, Tower 3, Suite 610 Austin, TX 78701   Should yo ... ”

This content is located on the following page(s): Cancellation by Request

Procurement & Contract Management

“... re about procurement opportunities with the Texas Medical Board (TMB), see the state’s Electronic State Business Daily (ESBD) Section of the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.  The link is: http://www.txsmartbuy.com/sp.           & ... ”

This content is located on the following page(s): Contracts

Profile contents - Tab #2 - How do I update my Profile?

“... ctions, disciplinary actions by other states, and medical malpractice Jury awards).  For those 30 day updates, you may also use the Physician Profile Update Request Form.  For more detailed information on what is required to be reported when, please see the “When do I update my ... ”

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Profile contents - Tab #3 - When do I update my profile?

“... erritory, or nation against the physician’s medical license; or (7) Any medical malpractice claim against the physician for which the physician was found liable, a jury awarded monetary damages to the claimant, and the award has been determined to be final and not subject to further appeal. Th ... ”

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JP Exam & My TMB FAQs

“... full license of the same type (e.g., a Temporary Medical Radiologic Technologist license now applying for a full Medical Radiologic Technologist), you will not be required to take the exam again. However, if you are applying for a different type of license (e.g., a licensed Physician Assistant that ... ”

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Transfer and Disposal of Medical Records - Tab #1

“... atients the opportunity to obtain a copy of their medical records or have their records transferred.   Recent changes to Board rule 165.5 have expanded the options for notification to patients.   Notification shall be accomplished by: either: posting such notice on the physician's or pra ... ”

This content is located on the following page(s): Renewal - Physician - Transfer and Disposal of Medical Records

Transfer and Disposal of Medical Records - Tab #2

“... res, terminates employment, or otherwise leaves a medical practice, he or she is responsible for notifying the board when they are terminating practice, retiring, or relocating, and therefore no longer available to patients, specifying who has custodianship of the records, and how the medical record ... ”

This content is located on the following page(s): Renewal - Physician - Transfer and Disposal of Medical Records

Transfer and Disposal of Medical Records - Tab #3

“Recent changes to Board rule 165.5 have expanded the exceptions to providing notice to patients.   A physician is not required to provide notice of his or her discontinuation of practice to patients if the physician:   treated the patient while in a locum tenens position at a practice loc ... ”

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CE for Radiologist Assistants

“... s and/or administer treatment to human beings for medical purposes.  Directly related topics include, but are not limited to: radiation safety, radiation biology and radiation physics; anatomical positioning; radiographic exposure technique; radiological exposure technique; emerging imaging m ... ”

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Renewal Process - Radiologist Assistant

“... in advance of the expiration date.     Medical Radiologist Assistant Online Registration/Renewal – coming soon   PLEASE NOTE: A Radiologist Assistant (RA) is an advanced-level medical radiologic technologist who is certified as: a registered radiologist assistant by the Am ... ”

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Conversion of MRT certificate to Radiologist Assistant certificate

“... a current, active General MRT certificate to the Medical Radiologist Assistant certificate, please submit a completed conversion request form (link below).  Once a licensee’s eligibility for the conversion to the RA certificate has been verified, and the new certificate issued, notificat ... ”

This content is located on the following page(s): Renewal - Medical Radiologist Assistant

JP Exam Registration and Login

“... to the eStrategy Solutions catalog for the Texas Medical Board jurisprudence exam options. Select the appropriate JP exam for your license type to begin the registration process. When you select the “Register/Pay” button you will need to enter the access code that you were assigned and ... ”

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Do I have to let the Medical Board know about my delegates/supervising physicians?

“... w to register their delegating physicians, as the Medical Board does not have licensing authority for nurses. ”

Are there any additional requirements that I need to complete before I request to return my retired physician license to an active status?

“... wship or other structured program; passage of the Medical Jurisprudence Examination; and/or such other remedial or restrictive conditions or requirements which, in the discretion of the board, are necessary to ensure protection of the public and minimal competency of the applicant to safely practice ... ”

What amount of detail must be in the documentation of the PMP check?

“As with all medical records documentation, the notation must be contemporaneous, legible and provide complete information.  In this case, complete information would include the date of the review and the identity of the provider who reviewed the information. ... ”

Does everyone at my practice have to apply for a waiver or just the medical director?

“Currently, each individual physician who needs a waiver will have to apply for their own individual waiver. Although this may change in the future, TMB is currently unable to track waivers by group.       ”