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Patient Engagement Tips to Achieve “Triple Aim”

“If patient engagement were a drug, it would be the blockbuster drug of the century . . . and malpractice not to use it.” -Leonard Kish- Neuroscientist turned Healthcare entrepreneur Multiple studies have shown that patient engagement leads to better treatment outcomes, and it has been identified as a critical component for a successful treatment plan. For example, a study …

Dr Dave Cruz Chiropractor WebExercises

Dr. Dave Cruz

Doctor of Chiropractic, CSCS, CES, PES, founder of WebExercises

Understanding TRP Receptors and Musculoskeletal Pain

There are few things as important to your success as a clinician, as being able to effectively communicate to your patients why you’ve chosen a specific product, exercise, or therapy; how we think it works; and what they should expect. Their buy-in and belief is key to your ability to achieve a desired outcome. Below is some great info on Topical …

Dr. John Pecora

Doctor of Chiropractic, MeyerDC Vice President, Managing Editor, Communities and Education

Dr. Sherry McAllister wins Top Women in Healthcare Award

Congratulations to the Top Women in Healthcare! The Top Women in Healthcare Awards Luncheon took place on July 16, 2019 at The Yale Club in New York City. This celebratory event brought together female healthcare executives who are advancing their profession in meaningful and moving ways, with an impact on patients, customers, and culture at large. The event featured a …

Sherry McAllister

Dr. Sherry McAllister

DC, M.S. (Ed) CCSP, Executive Vice President for the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress

Inflammation: The Most Important Conversation You Should Be Having with Your Patients

Inflammation – Definition and Explanation Inflammation is, in essence, the body’s first-line response to injury. Think of it as your body’s emergency flare—inflammation is a way for your body to protect itself from further injury and to recruit recovery materials to an injury sight. Swelling widens the pathways to speed the process up and causes short-term discomfort to limit the …

Matt Kraft

Matt Kraft

Nutritional Consultation Specialist for MeyerDC

A Better Seat Cushion Design for Patients with Back Pain

The GSeat product line was designed by the Gelco Group with a fresh perspective on car seat cushions for back pain. In 1999, there were only a few seat cushion options for the general consumer. The original designs were developed in conjunction with BMW Group Designworks USA and a U.S. bike seat manufacturer. They wanted to have a seat cushion that …

Dr. Mike Beebe

PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS - Clinic Director

October is National Chiropractic Health Month

Everyone wants to be strong and healthy. Our musculoskeletal (MSK) system – our muscles, bones and joints – plays an important role in helping us get strong and stay strong at all stages of life. It’s what makes it possible for us to stand. It’s what enables us to move. It’s what powers us to do the things that matter …

American Chiropractic Association Partnership with MeyerDC

American Chiropractic Association

The largest professional association in the U.S. representing doctors of chiropractic.

3 Coding Tips To Get Paid Better & Faster

1) IT’S OKAY TO BILL 98942 CPT code 98942 is a 5-region spinal adjustment. The five regions include cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacrum and pelvis. It’s not that common, however I’m sure you have had patients enter your office and say “everything hurts.” This patient has symptoms in all five regions. If your exam, diagnosis and documentation are sufficient, then go …

Dr Marty Kotlar Chiropractor Target Coding

Dr. Marty Kotlar

DC, CPCO, CBCS

Sequential Pulse Compression’s Effect on Hemoglobin Concentration

Below is an interesting study regarding the potential benefits of products providing Sequential Pulse Compression – such as the NormaTec PULSE 2.0 system – and their effects on the lower extremities when utilized as a recovery tool. Kelly A. Brock, Lindsey E. Eberman, Richard H. Laird IV, David J. Elmer and Kenneth E. Games Context: Several interventions are available to reduce …

Dr. John Pecora

Doctor of Chiropractic, MeyerDC Vice President, Managing Editor, Communities and Education

Movement Assisted Taping Integration Course

November 15–17, 2019 San Diego, California The 3-day DNS Taping Integration Course is designed to introduce the concepts and principles of DNS as well as integrate taping/bracing strategies to facilitate and enhance assessment, treatment, training, and movement of the athlete. Come and join us for this unique and innovative course designed to focus on application and interaction in order to …

Steven Capobianco

Dr. Steven Capobianco

Medical Director for RockTape

2019 Chiropractic Summit Meeting Recap

  The Chiropractic Summit was created in September 2007 in recognition of the profession’s desire for unity. The first Summit meeting, held in Washington, D.C., was comprised of 13 organizations. The Summit has some 40 members representing leadership from education, research, regulatory bodies, political action, practice management, chiropractic media and national associations. This year the Chiropractic Summit included members from …

Dr. John Pecora

Doctor of Chiropractic, MeyerDC Vice President, Managing Editor, Communities and Education