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FYZICAL and Meals on Wheels Make a National Impact Through Local Efforts

By FYZICAL on Oct 7, 2019 12:58:08 PM

This year for National Physical Therapy Month and PT Day of Service, FYZICAL is teaming up with National Charitable Partner, Meals on Wheels! Meals on Wheels envisions an America where all seniors, “live nourished lives with independence and dignity.” Similarly, FYZICAL empowers individuals to take control of their recovery and wellness through direct access to physical therapy, balance/dizziness protocols and healthy lifestyle products and services. We are both committed to helping seniors live healthy, active lifestyles. With these aligned visions of a healthier future for all, our organizations are setting out to strengthen communities all over the United States.

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Physical Therapy Prevents Falls and Saves Lives

By FYZICAL on Sep 23, 2019 5:15:00 PM

According to the National Council on Aging, falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older adults, and falls generate astronomical economic and personal healthcare costs. That’s why FYZICAL aims to prevent future falls by providing premier balance therapy.

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Pelvic Health: Breaking Down Barriers for Physical Therapists and Patients

By FYZICAL on Aug 8, 2019 3:48:57 PM

Pelvic health was once an uncommon specialty in physical therapy, but that’s changing in the industry as the barriers that once existed are being broken down by innovative physical therapists.

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Common Private Practice Mistakes that Slow Growth

By FYZICAL on Jul 30, 2019 8:56:37 AM

Being a great physical therapist doesn’t always make a great physical therapy practice – unless you’re managing your practice like a business. There are two sides to every physical therapy practice: the clinical and the business.

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How to Get More Direct Access Patients

By FYZICAL on Jul 10, 2019 8:42:00 AM

Since every state has some level of direct access, you’re now in the driver’s seat when it comes to attracting new patients. Attracting direct access patients has its benefits:

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Celebrating Independence: 4 Reasons it’s Great to be an Independent Practice Owner

By FYZICAL on Jul 1, 2019 12:00:00 PM

In the spirit of Independence Day approaching, let’s celebrate all the reasons we love private practice! Although there are a million reasons why it’s great to be an independent practice owner, here are the four biggest reasons to celebrate:

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Should I Hire a Physical Therapy Consultant?

By FYZICAL on Jun 28, 2019 1:13:40 PM

As a busy physical therapy practice owner – treating full time and managing a business – you may be searching for solutions to make your day a little easier.

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How to Use Video in Your Physical Therapy Marketing to Grow Your Business

By FYZICAL on Jun 10, 2019 4:40:00 PM

Video is one of the hottest ways to market in today’s digital age. Although that may not be any surprise, what you may not know is that you don’t have to be an expert at videography to make great video content for your business.

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"Acquisition for Dummies" Maybe a New PT Bestseller?

By FYZICAL on May 28, 2019 4:18:00 PM

The following is a Q&A with FYZICAL member Louis Zuniga, PT, DPT, CHT, MCT of El Paso, Texas.

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Why You Have Gaps in Your Schedule and How to Fill Them

By FYZICAL on May 21, 2019 4:02:21 PM

Take a look at your schedule for the week, for the month. Do you have gaps? If you do, those gaps may become more frequent as time goes on—unless you find a way to fill them immediately.

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Multi-Clinic Owner Says FYZICAL is on the Road to the Next Big Thing

By FYZICAL on May 14, 2019 9:39:49 AM

The following interview is with FYZICAL franchisee, Dawn Rouse. Dawn is the owner of four FYZICAL locations in North Carolina.

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MIPS... MIPS... Hooray?

By FYZICAL on May 7, 2019 4:56:00 PM

The buzz around MIPS may have you wondering what you must do to remain compliant and maximize reimbursement. Here’s a quick overview that can help you take the right steps.

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Why FYZICAL Balance is the ONLY Balance

By FYZICAL on Apr 17, 2019 3:33:46 PM

Balance and vestibular dysfunctions are common all over the country, and often these patients get bounced around from doctor to doctor, finally ending up in physical therapy. Unfortunately, most physical therapists still can’t cure these patients.

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Why a Physician Liaison is Essential to Your Practice's Success

By FYZICAL on Apr 9, 2019 7:27:00 AM

Competition is tough in private practice physical therapy, and if you don’t have a physician liaison working for your practice, your competitors probably do. Physicians are still the dominant gatekeepers in physical therapy, so you have to take your referral relationships seriously, and focus on creating new ones as well.

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Find Out What Your Patients REALLY Want

By FYZICAL on Mar 21, 2019 9:17:28 AM

Although it may seem obvious what your physical therapy patients want from your business (to feel better or heal after an injury), there is more that goes into giving your patients exactly what they’re looking for. With so much competition in the PT industry, it’s extremely important to go above and beyond for your patients.

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FYZICAL Paints New Orleans Blue

By FYZICAL on Mar 14, 2019 4:24:00 PM

It’s that time of year again! FYZICAL’s Annual Brand Triumph event is right around the corner: April 25-29, 2019. Over 600 FYZICAL Family members will flock from all over the United States to the Hilton New Orleans Riverside for a weekend of education, networking and celebration!

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Why is Balance the Next Big Thing in Otolaryngology?

By FYZICAL on Mar 12, 2019 7:57:00 AM

First balloons were the big thing, but there is a new service in town revolutionizing the way private practice otolaryngologists serve their patients:

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Dizzy Patient Back on Her Feet After Physical Therapy

By FYZICAL on Mar 7, 2019 11:31:47 AM

The following story is from Dr. Morgan Hinds, Clinical Director at Bonita Springs FYZICAL.

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Study Finds Balance Therapy Beneficial Even in Patients Up to 99 Years Old

By FYZICAL on Mar 5, 2019 11:06:00 AM

A new research study recently published in the Ear, Nose & Throat Journal reveals that balance therapy benefits patients of all ages – even up to 99 years old.

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Why You Should Change the Way You Market Your Physical Therapy Practice

By FYZICAL on Feb 28, 2019 10:18:44 AM

Marketing is an absolute necessity for attracting new patients to your physical therapy practice, and it’s important for retaining existing patients, too. There are so many different ways to market your physical therapy practice, it’s OK to admit if you’re a bit overwhelmed. Between traditional marketing and digital marketing strategies, the possibilities are endless when it comes to ways you can reach your audience.

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How to Help Your Staff PTs Pay off Student Loan Debt Faster

By FYZICAL on Feb 15, 2019 7:46:00 AM

It’s no secret that new grads in physical therapy are experiencing crippling student loan debt (as many other new grads are as well). Your staff physical therapists are all likely stressing over their student loan debt and looking for ways to pay it off quickly.

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FYZICAL Earns #64 Spot on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 List

By FYZICAL on Feb 9, 2019 10:27:00 AM

Exciting news!

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The Formula Private Practice Owners Need to Achieve Success

By FYZICAL on Feb 4, 2019 11:36:51 AM

Usually, FYZICAL blog posts are focused on helping you with your daily challenges in private practice and offering insight into industry trends. Today, we’re taking a break to think a little more… big picture.

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3 Signs Your Patient is About to Drop Out of Therapy

By FYZICAL on Jan 10, 2019 4:37:28 PM

The worst thing your patients can do during their physical therapy plan of care is quit before completion. When patients miss appointments or drop out of therapy completely, they often don’t get better. Some even get worse.

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2019 Resolutions to Rejuvenate Your Physical Therapy Business

By FYZICAL on Jan 3, 2019 7:46:00 AM

Ah, the New Year. It’s a time of celebration and reflection… Which often leads to setting goals and resolutions for a better year than the previous. Most of us have the same personal goals to either lose weight, spend more time with our kids or save more money.

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Top 5 Physical Therapy Blog Posts of 2018

By FYZICAL on Dec 19, 2018 11:47:00 AM

At FYZICAL, we pride ourselves in providing great physical therapy blogs that are short and sweet but pack a ton of helpful information. No matter the topic or challenge you want to address, you can usually find expert insight on our blog page.

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The Most Common Budgeting Mistakes in Physical Therapy Revealed

By FYZICAL on Dec 11, 2018 7:02:00 AM

In physical therapy, private practice owners are typically also treating physical therapists. Meaning, they’re healers first and foremost, and they’re also managers, leaders, trainers, marketers, receptionists, etc., etc.

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Are You Paying Your Staff PT’s Enough?

By FYZICAL on Dec 6, 2018 9:38:39 AM

All it takes is a quick Google search to figure out what the average wage or salary is for physical therapists in your state. There are many factors that play into this number, and it has a pretty big impact on your business.

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5 Tips to Guarantee your Grand Opening is a Smash!

By FYZICAL on Nov 28, 2018 8:31:00 AM

A grand opening event is the perfect way to introduce your physical therapy practice to your community. It’s a fun way to gather with influential people to increase awareness and create a positive reputation for your brand.

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6 Reasons We’re Thankful for Our FYZICAL Franchisees

By FYZICAL on Nov 22, 2018 8:51:00 AM

At the FYZICAL Headquarters in Sarasota, Florida, we are always thankful to lead such an incredible organization of hard-working people. Our franchisees make us who we are, and we wouldn’t be revolutionizing physical therapy without them!

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How to Prevent Patient No-Shows

By FYZICAL on Nov 20, 2018 1:36:44 PM

Patient no-shows can cause your physical therapy clinic a lot of problems. No-shows mean your patients are missing out on therapy they need, and your clinic is losing money. Unfortunately, there is no way to completely prevent no-shows (life happens), but they can be significantly decreased in order to increase revenue and improve patient outcomes.

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5 Ways to Increase Revenue in Your Physical Therapy Clinic

By FYZICAL on Nov 14, 2018 9:09:58 AM

Since the end of 2018 is fast-approaching, you may need to increase your revenue to hit your annual goals or you plan to increase your revenue in 2019. Although there are so many things that contribute to your revenue growth, there are a handful of steps you can implement right now to get the ball rolling.

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What to Expect at the 2018 PPS Annual Conference & Exhibition

By FYZICAL on Nov 5, 2018 4:13:28 PM

The APTA’s PPS Annual Conference is finally here. Hosted at The Broadmoor Luxury Resort in Colorado Springs, this year’s event is sure to have it all! Here are a few things to expect at PPS this year!

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Who is Joining FYZICAL?

By FYZICAL on Nov 1, 2018 8:53:00 AM

FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers is a franchise organization of 250+ diverse franchisees all over the United States. From Florida to Alaska, FYZICAL franchisees cover a wide variety of specialties and experience. FYZICAL is 350+ locations strong, covering 40 states.

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The ~Spooky~ Trend in Private Practice Physical Therapy

By FYZICAL on Oct 30, 2018 8:11:00 AM

The ~spookiest~ day of the year is creeping nearer… but when it comes to the private practice physical therapy world, every day is becoming more and more terrifying! OK, that sounds dramatic, but it’s true.

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Best Practices for Using Instagram to Market your PT Practice

By FYZICAL on Oct 23, 2018 8:57:00 AM

Instagram is a great tool for business owners to showcase their services, products and brand personality to a huge audience of people. Over one billion people use Instagram, mostly millennials. Although most of your patients may be Baby Boomers, you can’t skip out on relating to a younger market too.

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How to Hire Millennial PTs – Even if Your Practice is in a Rural Community

By FYZICAL on Oct 17, 2018 11:45:00 AM

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re aware millennials are the largest generation in the US workforce. Since millennials make up so much of the workforce, it’s time to take a new approach to recruiting new PT grads.

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4 Ways to Serve Your Community on Global PT Day of Service

By FYZICAL on Oct 10, 2018 11:49:23 AM

October 13th is Global PT Day of Service this year, and physical therapists all over the country are coming together to give back to the community in more ways than you could imagine!

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Countdown to the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience 2018!

By FYZICAL on Oct 5, 2018 2:50:04 PM

Another year has flown by and that means it’s almost time for the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience!

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Happy National Physical Therapy Month!

By FYZICAL on Oct 3, 2018 8:23:10 AM

Although your patients may think the beginning of October means it’s time for scary movies and candy corn – and yes, pumpkin spice everything – PTs know October means it’s National Physical Therapy Month! How exciting to celebrate PT all month long!

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The Solution that will have you WELCOMING Dizzy Patients into your ENT Practice

By FYZICAL on Sep 25, 2018 3:51:44 PM

"Wait a Minute... You Like Dizzy Patients?!"

As a private practice otolaryngologist, imbalanced and dizzy patients are often sent to see you for help. If you’re like most, these patients can be time consuming and often leave disappointed without answers. On the other hand, there’s a new therapeutic option available for these patients that will leave you filled with joy when balance or dizziness patients come to your practice.

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Apple Recognizes One of Healthcare’s Biggest Costs

By FYZICAL on Sep 20, 2018 11:40:46 AM

Recently, Apple released their Apple Watch Series 4. Among it’s many updates and new features are innovative health technologies that can help save the lives of millions of people.

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We Took a Year-Long Vacation and Our PT Practice Kept Growing

By FYZICAL on Sep 5, 2018 9:41:43 AM

We did this by implementing proven business systems that allow us to treat when we want to, not because we have to.

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How Changing the Way You Speak to Physicians will Increase Referrals

By FYZICAL on Aug 30, 2018 11:51:00 AM

When it comes to marketing your practice, there are a million tips and tricks out there as well as consultants telling you they have all the answers. However, the answer is so simple, you’ll wish you figured it out on your own sooner.

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I spent 7 years hosting a monthly “Pity Party” with my friend Mike… That is, until he stopped showing up.

By FYZICAL on Aug 20, 2018 10:29:46 AM

The following is a personal account from FYZICAL franchisee, Bridget Hathcock.

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4 Tech Trends that Improve Patient Outcomes

By FYZICAL on Aug 15, 2018 2:51:41 PM

We live in the age where technology is king! You’ve likely already made some tech updates in your practice, maybe updated EMR or newer therapy equipment. Still, there are countless ways you can integrate technology in your practice to improve patient experience, engagement and outcomes.

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Report Reveals Medicare Runs Out of Money in 2026

By FYZICAL on Aug 6, 2018 11:36:00 AM

Did you hear this news?

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6 Signs Your PT Practice Employees are Unhappy

By FYZICAL on Jul 30, 2018 9:49:00 AM

Your employees keep your private practice afloat and running smoothly, so you must take notice if there’s a shift in attitude or performance amongst any of those employees.

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Do you spend too much to retire from your ENT practice?

By FYZICAL on Jul 24, 2018 10:56:57 AM

As a private practice otolaryngologist, you likely make a substantial salary that allows for a more than comfortable living. According to Medscape, otolaryngologist salaries are still going up (between 2016-2017 there was a 13% increase in the average ENT’s salary).

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Everything You Need to Know about Joining a Physical Therapy Franchise

By FYZICAL on Jul 19, 2018 3:53:52 PM

Private practice physical therapy is experiencing rapid consolidation.

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How to Handle Difficult Physical Therapy Patients

By FYZICAL on Jul 10, 2018 12:42:00 PM

In physical therapy – and in all service industries – you can’t always please everyone. Even if you’re the best therapist you can be and you do everything to please your patients, there will be a few here and there that are difficult to handle.

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What are the Direct Access Laws in Your State?

By FYZICAL on Jul 6, 2018 8:32:00 AM

According to APTA, all 50 states allow patients some level of direct access to treatment with a licensed physical therapist. However, the restrictions vary in each state, so it’s important as a private practice owner to be well-versed in the laws in your state.

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How ENTs Can Create Passive Income

By FYZICAL on Jun 26, 2018 8:25:00 AM

Passive income is income resulting from cash flow on a regular basis, and only requires minimal effort by the owner to maintain it. Did you know you can create passive income streams in your practice that will give you more freedom of time and financial security for the future?

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What’s the Problem with Free CEUs?

By FYZICAL on Jun 21, 2018 8:47:00 AM

They say, “The best things in life are free!” Unfortunately, this isn’t applicable to education.

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Fresh Ways to Use Social Media in Your Private PT Practice

By FYZICAL on Jun 18, 2018 8:01:00 AM

It’s no secret that social media is great for interacting with your market, establishing your brand and targeting direct access patients. However, if you have been using social media for your business for several years now, you may be feeling like your social media is getting stale.

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Balance: The Answer to Increasing Patient Visits AND Hearing Aid Sales?

By FYZICAL on Jun 5, 2018 3:18:23 PM

FYZICAL franchisee and otolaryngologist, Carl Stephenson, has seen tremendous growth in his practice since joining FYZICAL and implementing a Balance Center!

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How to Delegate in Your Private Practice PT Clinic

By FYZICAL on May 30, 2018 9:01:21 AM

Being a private practice owner involves wearing many hats in the business, BUT it shouldn’t involve wearing ALL the hats. Otherwise, you run the risk of making mistakes, performing poorly, or becoming burned out and overworked.

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5 Things to Consider You if Want to Open a Cash-Based PT Practice

By FYZICAL on May 23, 2018 1:45:42 PM

If you’re considering opening a private physical therapy practice, you may be wondering if it’s better to have a cash-based practice.

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How to Feel More Fulfilled in Your Physical Therapy Business

By FYZICAL on May 22, 2018 11:47:31 AM

Whether you’re a treating practice owner or not, you should feel great about the miracles occurring every day in your practice. After all, you and your team are healing and giving your patients their quality of life back!

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How to Create a Patient for Life During the Initial Evaluation

By FYZICAL on May 17, 2018 8:06:00 AM

Want to know a little secret? A patient’s experience on their first day of physical therapy will determine whether they drop out of therapy, complete HEPs, reach a better outcome or become a patient for life. Shocking, right? All that, from just the evaluation.

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Over 600 Private Practice Physical Therapists and Team Members Come Together in Las Vegas, NV for Brand Triumph 2018

By FYZICAL on May 15, 2018 10:32:27 AM

Brand Triumph is FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers annual gathering of FYZICAL members to share business strategies, latest treatment protocols, celebrate success and so much more. If you didn’t make it out to our annual Brand Triumph event this year in Las Vegas, no worries! Here’s a quick rundown of the largest Brand Triumph to date!

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3 Things Your Patients Hate about Your Practice Waiting Room

By FYZICAL on May 10, 2018 8:19:43 AM

Although the waiting area is just a fraction of a patient’s physical therapy experience, it is however, the first impression and can make a huge impact on patient retention and satisfaction.

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4 Major (But Easy to Fix) Reasons Your Patients are Dropping out of Therapy

By FYZICAL on May 9, 2018 9:40:33 AM

If you’ve been a private practice physical therapist for more than a few years, you likely know all the usual complaints from patients, but do you know the best solutions for those complaints? If you’re not actively resolving these issues, you’re running the risk of more patients dropping out of therapy.

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Beginner’s Guide to Social Media for Private Practice Physical Therapy

By FYZICAL on Apr 27, 2018 8:33:00 AM

If you’re just starting your company social media, where have you been? No in all seriousness, perhaps you’ve just opened your business, or you’ve gotten by in the past with just a website. In today’s therapy world, social media is key to reaching direct access patients and engaging patients between and after sessions.

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4 Ways You Can Fight the Opioid Crisis from Within Your PT Practice

By FYZICAL on Apr 25, 2018 3:28:43 PM

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 115 people in the U.S. die every day overdosing on opioids. With a large number of people experiencing chronic pain, the amount of opioids being prescribed has drastically increased. In 2012, 259 million prescriptions were written for opioids—nearly enough to give every American adult their own bottle of pills.

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How to Motivate Patients to Complete their HEPs

By FYZICAL on Apr 18, 2018 3:09:50 PM

Even though you prescribe the best care that will help your patients heal better and faster, it can still be difficult to get patients to actually follow their plan of care. Unfortunately, 35% of patients don’t strictly adhere to their care plans even though it’s in their best interest to do so.

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Celebrate and Collaborate with Other Private Practice Owners in Beautiful Las Vegas!

By FYZICAL on Apr 13, 2018 5:06:30 PM

Over 600 private practice owners, business experts and therapists will be coming together to share ideas, work with the newest vendors and hear secrets from industry experts. Sounds pretty sweet, huh?

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How to Recruit Top Physical Therapists

By FYZICAL on Apr 12, 2018 1:52:36 PM

Recruiting new physical therapists is often a daunting task when running a private practice and treating patients full time. Not only is it time-consuming, but it can be frustrating to interview handfuls of applicants but a struggle to find the right person for the job.

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Marketing Shortcuts to Avoid in your Private Practice

By FYZICAL on Apr 10, 2018 8:26:00 AM

Although it may be tempting to cut corners and save time when it comes to marketing your private practice, it can actually end up costing you patients.

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Are You Prepared to Sell and Retire from Your Private Practice?

By FYZICAL on Apr 5, 2018 11:34:00 AM

For many private practice owners, it can be difficult to save up enough money for retirement. The same can be said for business owners of all industries. 37% of small business owners who lack a retirement savings don’t make enough money to open a retirement account (Inc).

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5 Ways to Motivate Your Physical Therapists (and other employees)

By FYZICAL on Apr 4, 2018 8:05:00 AM

Just like in our “Burned-out PT” blog, it’s not uncommon for your other team members to lose motivation at one point or another. Everyone experiences good days and bad, but it’s important to keep your team spirit and culture positive and uplifting so those bad days don’t stick around.

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Are they real? 10 Myths about FYZICAL

By FYZICAL on Apr 2, 2018 7:18:00 AM

If you’ve been following FYZICAL on social media, read a few of our blogs, received mailers from us, or met us at a trade show, you may think you know everything there is to know about FYZICAL.

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Letter from Fellow ENT: "Throughout my entire career in medicine, I've never seen anything in otolaryngology as revolutionary as this."

By FYZICAL on Mar 29, 2018 9:45:27 AM

Fellow colleague,

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The Plan that Will Allow You to Give Yourself and Your PTs a Raise Every Year

By FYZICAL on Mar 26, 2018 7:53:00 AM

When was the last time you gave your employees a raise? How about yourself? If the answer is greater than one year, then your employees may be losing motivation as well as making it more challenging to recruit top talent.

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6 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Private Practice

By FYZICAL on Mar 20, 2018 3:50:29 PM

Spring is here! While you may be procrastinating on spring cleaning your home, you can’t neglect spring cleaning your business. Here are six easy tips to get organized and refresh your business:

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Two Powerhouse Otolaryngologist Competitor Groups Coming Together To Offer One Service for Their Patients

By FYZICAL on Mar 19, 2018 10:31:33 AM

Miguel Rivera, MD is part of a group of 17 physicians called Florida ENT and Allergy with 11 locations in the Tampa Bay area. One of their competitors, Tampa Bay Hearing & Balance Center, is a group of three physicians combining for over 75 years of experience in Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery.

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Audiology and Physical Therapy Just Make Sense

By FYZICAL on Mar 16, 2018 10:27:24 AM

As an audiologist, you often diagnose balance and vestibular dysfunctions. However, some balance and vestibular treatment may be beyond your scope of care, requiring you to refer patients to the nearest physical therapist.

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How to Build a Physical Therapy Business Your Competitors will be Jealous of

By FYZICAL on Mar 13, 2018 4:03:14 PM

Do you ever find yourself looking over the fence? You’re not the only private practice owner that gets a little envious of larger, perhaps wealthier practices. However, now is the time to turn the tables and make YOUR practice the object of envy.

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Adding Balance to Your Practice Has Never Been Easier

By FYZICAL on Mar 8, 2018 2:02:00 PM

You can now add balance to your practice in as little as one month with the FYZICAL implementation team’s proven method.

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How to Negotiate Insurance Contracts to Increase Your Reimbursements

By FYZICAL on Mar 2, 2018 8:02:00 AM

Between denials and decreasing reimbursements, it may seem inevitable that your private practice will start making less and less money. However, this doesn’t have to be the case.

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Sometimes Falls Hit Home

By FYZICAL on Feb 27, 2018 11:20:00 AM

The following is a patient story update from ENT, Dr. Richard Hebert.

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I couldn’t take it any longer... My patients needed help, and the solution was right in front of me.

By FYZICAL on Feb 25, 2018 1:33:00 PM

After years of frustration having no answer to help imbalanced and dizzy patients, Dr. Chip Hebert has now opened a state-of-the-art clinic in Lafayette, LA with diagnostic testing and treatment, staffed by a well-trained and seasoned team of providers. There’s nothing else like it in his area, and below, he shares what it’s doing for both his business and his patients.

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6 Things You Can Do if You’re a “Burned-Out” PT Practice Owner

By FYZICAL on Feb 22, 2018 8:55:00 AM

Unfortunately, it’s extremely common for physical therapists to become “burned-out” in their careers. Of course, everyone may look forward to a vacation or have a few bad days here and there—but that’s not what we mean by burned out. If you feel like:

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One Year Later… 5 ENTs Transforming Otolaryngology in Alabama

By FYZICAL on Feb 21, 2018 8:03:00 AM

It’s been a year since Carl Stephenson and his 4 partners opened a FYZICAL balance center inside their ENT practice in Tuscaloosa, AL. Let’s take a look at what Stephenson and his partners have been able to accomplish over the past year for their patients, their practice, and the entire state of Alabama.

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Rejuvenating My Career as a Mature Practitioner

By FYZICAL on Feb 19, 2018 2:47:00 PM

One of Carl Stephenson’s partners is Dr. James Edgar Shotts, an otolaryngologist approaching the climax of his career. A few years ago, Shotts reached an age where he was no longer comfortable performing surgeries for his patients, but he was not ready to retire. He reduced his practice load to part time, and his interest as a practitioner started to dwindle. He had considered retiring for a handful of years, until his partner Carl brought FYZICAL to the business. Shotts hasn’t looked back since.

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18 Tips to Boost your Company Facebook Following and Engagement

By FYZICAL on Feb 15, 2018 12:56:00 PM

In today’s world of endless technology and social media, a company Facebook page is a necessity! It’s not enough just to have a Facebook page though. You need to discover what kind of content your patients are looking for on social media and provide that content consistently and creatively. Over time you can increase your following and engage more with your followers—which will lead to greater brand awareness, and ultimately… scheduling more patient visits!

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Marketing Mistakes You Could be Making Right Now in Your Practice

By FYZICAL on Feb 14, 2018 2:55:02 PM

Marketing can be tricky – especially when you have patients to treat and employees to manage. However, it’s necessary to grow your business.

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Ancillary Service for Otolaryngologists Spreading Like Wildfire in Alabama and Mississippi

By FYZICAL on Feb 8, 2018 3:22:00 PM

For the past 18 years, board-certified Otolaryngologist and Neurotologist Dr. William McFeely has witnessed imbalanced patients suffering from the same issues over and over again, without having the answer to help them. Today, McFeely has an answer, and is working on recruiting physicians and physical therapists across the southeast to help these patients with this new model.

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3 Ways to Handle Your Patients’ Misbeliefs about Physical Therapy

By FYZICAL on Feb 7, 2018 11:20:00 AM

As therapists, you’ve heard it all from your patients, “Oh I don’t think physical therapy will help me,” or “Well I read on the internet that…” and more often than not, your patients may have false beliefs about their injuries and the treatment you provide.

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Where have all the private practice otolaryngologists gone?

By FYZICAL on Feb 6, 2018 7:12:00 AM

Independent otolaryngologists all over the country are struggling to compete with the hospitals, and it’s showing in the statistics. The number of self-employed physicians is decreasing year over year.

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Lindsey Vonn Ready for her Olympic Comeback after Persistent Training and Physical Therapy

By FYZICAL on Feb 2, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Keep an eye out for an inspirational ad this Super Bowl Sunday for Winter Olympics, “Best of U.S. Lindsey Vonn.” World-renowned skier, Lindsey Vonn, shows her journey towards becoming an Olympian, and her experience following traumatic injuries. In this ad, it’s clear it will take much more to keep Vonn down. This inspiring story showcases Vonn’s never-wavering persistence and strength, and the impact of rehab therapy on even some of the toughest injuries.

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Competition in Physical Therapy: How to Stand Out in the Crowd

By FYZICAL on Jan 31, 2018 9:08:00 AM

Private practice physical therapy is always in high demand, but there is still a great deal of competition.

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As a Private Practice Owner, Should You Pay for Staff CEUs?

By FYZICAL on Jan 29, 2018 10:03:31 AM

The answer is—YES! As a private practice owner, you should pay for your therapy staff’s continuing education because it will tremendously improve the patient care you provide, and improve your staff’s skills and expertise. It’s also a state licensure requirement for certifications to be kept up-to-date.

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What are Functional Limitation Reporting G-Codes?

By FYZICAL on Jan 23, 2018 11:51:00 AM

According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), G-codes are “used to report a beneficiary’s functional limitation being treated and note whether the report is on the beneficiary’s current status, projected goal status, or discharge status.” CMS uses these codes to track information about Medicare beneficiaries’ “function and condition.”

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How much do Physical Therapists Make?

By FYZICAL on Jan 22, 2018 2:40:00 PM

Physical therapist salary can vary widely from state to state and is based on education and experience. Physical therapists can also make substantial income from being a traveling PT or by remaining hourly.

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What is the 8-Minute Rule?

By FYZICAL on Jan 19, 2018 10:32:03 AM

The 8-Minute Rule or “Rule of Eights” can be tricky if you don’t know the basics. Unfortunately, this “transaction” is a little more complex than purchasing your morning coffee.

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4 Mistakes That May Cause You to Lose Patients

By FYZICAL on Jan 15, 2018 7:56:00 AM

There can be many factors that go into a patient’s decision not to complete therapy—or maybe even complete it elsewhere. Location may be a factor, or the patient may have personal obstacles in the way. In most cases, however, the reasons for a patient disappearing from therapy lies within your practice.

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4 Ways to Attract Direct Access Patients

By FYZICAL on Jan 13, 2018 10:02:00 AM

Direct access patients are available to all physical therapists, all over the country. Every state has at least some form of direct access, allowing PTs to take the driver seat in their patients’ health (APTA).

Topics: Direct Access
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Business Metrics You Should Track in a Physical Therapy Business

By FYZICAL on Jan 11, 2018 4:40:50 PM

Running a private physical therapy practice is like running any other business and requires monthly, quarterly and yearly reporting of metrics. Unfortunately, you probably didn’t get much business education while in PT school. Thank goodness for the internet, am I right?

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4 Ways to Increase Clinical Productivity

By FYZICAL on Jan 9, 2018 7:14:00 AM

The average person may think of being “productive” as getting a lot of things done during a workday or accomplishing certain daunting tasks. However, a physical therapist thinks of being “productive” a little differently—one may even cringe at the word.

Topics: Productivity
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74-Year-Old Climbs 8,000 Foot Mountain… After Knee Surgery

By FYZICAL on Jan 5, 2018 11:54:00 AM

We all know someone who loves to be outside and just enjoy Mother Nature. Whether they are hiking, fishing, biking, or horseback riding, they always prefer the great outdoors. Richard Morrow, a 74-year-old Florida “snowbird,” originally from Michigan, fits this description to a T.

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How Hiring Physical Therapy Assistants Can Make Your Practice More Efficient

By FYZICAL on Jan 2, 2018 4:19:00 PM

Hiring one or more physical therapy assistants is a great way to make your practice more efficient. In some states, physical therapy assistants can take on patients and bring revenue into your clinic at a lower cost.

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Why enter the New Year the same way you ended this year?

By FYZICAL on Dec 29, 2017 7:28:00 AM

Look at your business revenue and personal income, have they both increased phenomenally over the past year?

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Are You Up To Date With The Latest Treatment Methods?

By FYZICAL on Dec 28, 2017 1:00:00 PM

How can you be sure your treatments are the most up to date, evidence-based protocols? You could be hurting your patients if not…

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How Otolaryngologists Can Transition Out of Surgical Care and Continue Helping Patients

By FYZICAL on Dec 27, 2017 9:28:00 AM

Surgeries have historically been the most profitable aspect of otolaryngology. So, why (and how) would you start spending less time performing surgeries, while making more money AND actually helping more patients?

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Happy Holidays from the FYZICAL Family!

By FYZICAL on Dec 23, 2017 9:56:00 AM

From all of us at FYZICAL, we wish you happy holidays!

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DPT Uses Latest Treatment Protocols to Rehab Ruptured Achilles in Half the Time! How Did She Do It?

By FYZICAL on Dec 21, 2017 8:10:00 AM

Steve Ennis ruptured his left Achilles tendon on June 10th, 2017, and had it “sewn” back together on June 15th. He then started physical therapy on July 10th; one month after his injury.

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The Future of Healthcare is Digital

By FYZICAL on Dec 20, 2017 5:03:00 PM

Injuries Don’t Wait, Why Should Patients?

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To sell… or not to sell?

By FYZICAL on Dec 19, 2017 7:32:00 AM

After more than 18 months of intense investigation, Kale and Mary Isaacson finally figured out which direction they wanted to take their private practice.

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2018 Medicare Updates – What PTs Need To Know

By FYZICAL on Dec 18, 2017 7:37:00 AM

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) can often be confusing for physical therapy providers, and the amount of changes can often be frustrating. If you don’t have a working knowledge of how CPT codes are valued, it is important to understand this first.

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97-year-old Holocaust Survivor Starts PT with One Goal in Mind: To Dance at His Granddaughter’s Wedding

By FYZICAL on Dec 15, 2017 12:03:00 PM

At 97 years old, Mike Danzinger could not walk on his own. But Mike is a fighter.

Topics: Patient Story
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What You Need to Know about Consolidation in Private Practice Physical Therapy

By FYZICAL on Dec 14, 2017 11:41:00 AM

Last week, WebPT published a blog on The Consolidation Myth: Is the Independent PT Private Practice Really Going Extinct?

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Healthcare in Transformation

By FYZICAL on Dec 13, 2017 9:01:12 AM

[Written by author, David Houle]. Healthcare in the United States has begun a radical transformation. What was, no longer is. What is will soon give way to what will be. Regardless of what politicians may think, say or do, this new transformation will not be stopped. It is perhaps the greatest time of sweeping change in U.S. healthcare history.

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How to Generate More Referrals in Your PT Practice

By FYZICAL on Dec 5, 2017 9:55:00 AM

Referrals are the lifeblood of your practice and it’s important to keep a steady flow of referrals coming in… and it’s VERY important to manage those referrals effectively!

Topics: Referrals
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What can FYZICAL do for my Audiology practice?

By FYZICAL on Nov 30, 2017 10:18:52 AM

If you’ve always wondered what FYZICAL can do for you, or if you just want to know a little more about FYZICAL… this is the place for you!

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Compliance in PT: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

By FYZICAL on Nov 27, 2017 9:00:00 AM

If you’re fairly new to dealing with compliance issues or maybe you just like to make sure you’re on top of things (keep at it!), knowing everything there is to know about compliance is a daunting task—but very necessary as a private practice owner.

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Counting Blessings: A Few of the Best PT Marketing Blogs of 2017

By FYZICAL on Nov 22, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Before you spend the rest of the week in a turkey coma, look back on some of the marketing tips and tricks we have shared with you this year.

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Some of Our Best ENT Business Tips to be Thankful For

By FYZICAL on Nov 21, 2017 4:42:22 PM

Before you spend the rest of the week in a turkey coma, look back on some of the business tips and strategies we have shared with you this year.

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Q&A: What’s the Deal with Physical Therapy Business Consultants?

By FYZICAL on Nov 20, 2017 12:48:44 PM

If you’re a private practice PT, you’ve likely come across physical therapy business consultants or they have reached out to you at some point during your career.

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40 Blog Topics for Your ENT Practice Website

By FYZICAL on Nov 14, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Blogging is a great way to drive people to your private ENT practice website, while offering helpful, expert information to your patients.

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How to Sell… When You’re Not a Salesperson

By FYZICAL on Nov 5, 2017 3:46:00 PM

You didn’t go to school to be a salesperson, you went to school to be an Otolaryngologist! How are you expected to be great at selling products within your private practice?

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The Secret Event at PPS You Hope Your Competitor Doesn’t Attend

By FYZICAL on Nov 2, 2017 8:00:00 AM

For those of you attending PPS in Chicago November 1st – 4th, you can attend an exclusive event, PT Revolution, in congruence with PPS on November 4th that you don’t want to miss… (if seating is still available).

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Why are Physical Therapists Hiring Audiologists?

By FYZICAL on Nov 1, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Did you know there is a group of physical therapists hiring audiologists? They’re helping more patients and increasing their revenues doing so.

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Scary Billing Mistakes that are Causing You to Lose Money

By FYZICAL on Oct 31, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Private practice owners who are busy treating patients, managing their business and handling paperwork (oh, and not to mention juggling your personal life too) are faced with a billing issues that can be frightening.

Topics: Billing
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Dos and Do Nots to Improve Your Ranking Status on Review Sites

By FYZICAL on Oct 23, 2017 10:13:13 AM

Online reviews of your practice can have a huge effect on your future business. Good reviews and bad reviews can equally impact your reputation since 84% of people trust online reviews as much as a personal recommendation (i.e. a recommendation from a friend or family member).

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Everything You Need to Know about SEO and PPC to Attract Patients

By FYZICAL on Oct 14, 2017 12:15:00 PM

If you’re confused by SEO and PPC—have no fear! Here are some great things you need to know about SEO and PPC and ways to get the most for your efforts in using them!

Topics: Marketing SEO PPC
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How to Increase Hearing Aid Sales

By FYZICAL on Oct 13, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Ah, yes… the never ending struggle of selling as an Audiologist. You have probably already figured out who is causing the decline in your hearing aid sales: big box retailers selling hearing aids at a fraction of the cost… And boy, the prices keep getting higher.

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How PTs all over the world are giving back… and how you can help too.

By FYZICAL on Oct 9, 2017 10:39:27 AM

What makes you get out of bed in the morning? For most of you, it’s your passion for helping people and your big dreams for your private practice.

Topics: PT Month
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You’ll Never Overlook Patient Collections Again after Reading This

By FYZICAL on Oct 6, 2017 12:00:00 PM

There are so many things that can make or break your private practice. One of them is patient collections. It is extremely important to have a full-proof system when it comes to collecting payments for your services. Whether it be collecting from insurance companies or patients, every detail counts!

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Physical Therapists Have the Power to Change the Future of Healthcare

By FYZICAL on Oct 5, 2017 11:30:00 AM

Physical Therapists have a rare opportunity to change the future of healthcare. In this analysis, you can read more about why our healthcare system is broken and what to expect if things stay the same.

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How to Make Sure Every Patient Leaves Your Audiology Practice With a Smile From Ear to Ear… EVERY TIME.

By FYZICAL on Oct 4, 2017 10:24:03 AM

Whether it’s your patient’s first visit or fifth visit, he/she may be uncomfortable dealing with their hearing loss. It is so important to make sure your patients feel comfortable and cared for in your practice. You hold the ability to inspire your patients to hear their best!

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Bouncing Back From a Fall

By FYZICAL on Sep 25, 2017 7:00:00 AM

How a retiree who sustained two compression fractures at the T8 vertebrae location regained her independence.

Topics: Patient Story
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Maximizing Your Time At AOA This Year

By FYZICAL on Sep 15, 2017 2:47:16 PM

AOA-35 (Association of Otolaryngology Administrators) event is just around the corner!

Topics: Events
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How to Get the Most Out of AAO This Year

By FYZICAL on Sep 7, 2017 10:47:11 AM

The AAO (American Academy of Otolaryngology) event is just around the corner!

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Why You Need a Physician Liaison for Your PT Practice

By FYZICAL on Sep 6, 2017 7:15:00 AM

A physician liaison is someone that works for your practice to increase referrals and build relationships in your community.

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4 Things You Need in Your Practice to Improve Patient Experience

By FYZICAL on Sep 4, 2017 2:30:00 PM

Patient experience is something that is often overlooked. Typically, the clinics with the most patients walking through the doors are more focused on patient experience than referrals.

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105-year-old dances with his wife for FIRST time in 33 YEARS... in an ENT clinic?

By FYZICAL on Aug 31, 2017 9:11:19 AM

This is Gus and his lovely wife dancing together after 33 YEARS of being unable to do so.

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How to Hire an Otolaryngologist

By FYZICAL on Aug 30, 2017 9:48:06 AM

Is the ENT partnership model obsolete? Whether you are currently doing so, been thinking about it, or never thought about it at all, hiring an otolaryngologist for your practice offers some great benefits.

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5 Reasons Why Every Physical Therapy Practice Should be Blogging

By FYZICAL on Aug 29, 2017 12:30:00 PM

Why blog? Although you may have scoffed at the word “blog” when it became mainstream in the early 2000s (I must admit, I did!), it didn’t turn out to be a fleeting fad. Whether it be for personal or business use, blogging has become a great tool in marketing.

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How to Start a Physical Therapy Business

By FYZICAL on Aug 28, 2017 9:10:53 AM

Here are a few things you should consider before opening your doors

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Doctors couldn't figure out what was wrong with him... Finally finds relief with PT

By FYZICAL on Aug 24, 2017 11:53:07 AM

The following story is about boxer, Eric Gonzalez, and how FYZICAL changed his life forever. With his life in complete upheaval due to a condition doctors couldn’t identify, boxer Eric Gonzalez finally finds relief with physical therapy.

Topics: FYZICAL Stories
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FYZICAL Ranked #156 by Inc. 500 for 2017

By FYZICAL on Aug 16, 2017 2:42:38 PM

FYZICAL Therapy and Balance Centers has been ranked #156 by Inc. 5000. Bringing FYZICAL’s business knowledge to private practice owners, reduces costs to healthcare, provides better opportunity and treatment to patients, while helping private practice owners achieve phenomenal success.

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Why are ENTs Adding Balance Therapy to their Practice?

By FYZICAL on Aug 15, 2017 4:45:05 PM

If you haven’t heard by now, otolaryngologists across the country are adding balance therapy to their private practices and are making more money than ever before! Balance therapy is now the #1 most profitable ancillary service for private practice ENTs.

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BodyQ®: The Future of Healthcare and the Future of Private Practice

By FYZICAL on Jul 27, 2017 1:16:18 PM

Major advances have occurred with a testing program in the FYZICAL world. The program gives doctors and therapists information to keep their patients healthy and independent the rest of their lives. This testing program is called BodyQ.

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How to Sky-Rocket Your Retail Sales

By FYZICAL on Jul 27, 2017 11:38:37 AM

If you are currently offering products within your business or you wish to start, here is some guidance to ensure maximum success!

Topics: Business Sales
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Innovative Otolaryngologists Creating Wealth by Making Balance Their Business

By FYZICAL on Jul 27, 2017 9:27:30 AM

As a practicing otolaryngologist for 19 years, Dr. Dan Deems is keenly aware of the balance challenges many of his patients have. None more so than Dolores M., who came into his OTO practice using a walker because she had recently broken her hip from a fall.

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Balance… The New Ancillary Revenue Service TRANSFORMING the Field of Otolaryngology

By FYZICAL on Jul 27, 2017 9:06:17 AM

There is a new ancillary opportunity revolutionizing the world of otolaryngology. Is balance therapy the new audiology?

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Taking Control of Billing and Collections

By FYZICAL on Jul 10, 2017 9:52:27 AM

Billing and collections are a very critical and crucial area for private practice owners. Cash-flow is the life blood of the organization—without it the business wouldn’t exist.

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Physical Therapy: A Solution to the Rise of Opioid Addiction

By FYZICAL on Jul 5, 2017 2:16:34 PM

It’s no question that opioid addiction is on the rise in the United States. Both major and local news sources have been reporting on the effects of opioid addiction.

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Franchise for 500, Alex!

By FYZICAL on Jul 5, 2017 1:51:21 PM

Whether you own one practice or 10 practices, you have an opportunity to join a franchise organization and achieve phenomenal success. The healthcare industry is a difficult place to be, and for the local PT, ENT or Audiologist, it can be tough to compete with hospitals and larger PT corporations nearby.

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Finding the Right PT to Fill Your Shoes

By FYZICAL on Jun 29, 2017 3:24:05 PM

Wow—you’ve come so far from when you first opened your practice.

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5 Ways to Build Business Without Leaving the Office

By FYZICAL on Jun 27, 2017 1:20:37 PM

Marketing is hard work and can be time consuming. Whether you have a full time marketing assistant in your office or not, there are some easy ways to market your business without even leaving the building.

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What does Warren Buffett see in Physical Therapy that so many are missing?

By FYZICAL on Jun 13, 2017 4:53:33 PM

Known as the “Oracle of Omaha,” the 2nd wealthiest American credits his success to his ability to foresee upcoming investment trends. At an annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholder’s meeting in May 2017, an event known as “Woodstock for Investors,” chairman and Chief Executive, Buffett, spoke about how rising healthcare costs - not tax codes - are “crippling our business around the world.”

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The Ups and Downs of Physical Therapists Networking with Physical Therapists

By FYZICAL on Jun 2, 2017 11:21:42 AM

Shhhhh!!! Typically, you’d keep your trade secrets from other private practice PTs… they are your competitors, right?

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3 Signs Your Physical Therapy Business Needs a Marketing Makeover

By FYZICAL on May 30, 2017 2:18:02 PM

Physical therapy marketing can be a challenging task, especially for private practice owners trained in the art of healing (not business). Since you opened your practice, marketing efforts have been limited to listing your phone number, passing out business cards, and providing expert care…hopefully generating word of mouth traffic to your practice. These are great steps to take, but how do you know which marketing efforts to employ, which are paying off and which to ditch? Here are 3 signs your physical therapy business needs a marketing makeover.

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8 Ways to Generate More Referrals in Your Physical Therapy Business

By FYZICAL on May 19, 2017 5:02:44 PM

 We’ve provided a few tips on how to increase client referrals for your private practice (some you’ve never heard of)

Topics: Franchising
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New Study Reveals Private Practice PT Owners Are Collecting 10% LESS Than What’s Possible

By FYZICAL on May 10, 2017 2:38:40 PM

“It’s rewarding to watch my patients get back to do the activities they love,” 

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5 Basic Business Principles Every PT Owner Should Have on Lock Down in Their Practice

By FYZICAL on May 10, 2017 11:00:28 AM

These are 5 simple business principles every practice owner should be focused on in their practice:

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3 Tips to Increasing Cash Based Sales in Your PT Practice

By FYZICAL on May 10, 2017 10:49:46 AM

Retail sales in Physical Therapy: Is it ethical to recommend products AND “sell” them to your patients?

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Franchising Today: Get FYZICAL – A franchisor plans to change the landscape of healthcare.

By FYZICAL on Apr 21, 2017 8:23:14 AM

FYZICAL was recently featured in Franchising Today, discussing how the physical therapy franchise is changing the landscape of healthcare in the United States. You may see original article here.

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FYZICAL RANKED A TOP NEW FRANCHISE BY ENTREPRENEUR MAGAZINE

By FYZICAL on Mar 28, 2017 10:58:20 AM

FYZICAL® was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Top New Franchises list. This list recognizes the top 100 companies that have been franchising for five years or less, based on data submitted for Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500® ranking. FYZICAL, which began franchising in 2013, was ranked #18.

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This Might Be Your Last Chance to Stop New POPTs Coming to Your Area

By FYZICAL on Feb 2, 2017 3:10:51 PM

HAVEN’T YOU HEARD?

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Why One Man Travels the World to Find the Best Protocols, Treatments, and Equipment for the Best in Patient Care

By FYZICAL on Feb 2, 2017 2:16:06 PM

 It was early 2014, and physical therapist Dr. Rick Douglass received an invitation in the mail to attend an event for private practice owners in Orlando, FL. 

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The Top 5 Reasons Private Practices Fail

By FYZICAL on Jan 11, 2017 1:58:46 PM

There is no question, private practice has earned a reputation for providing the best in quality patient care, a major advantage over hospital systems. Yet, hospitals and mega PT corporations account for 53% of market share in the US. Why are so many private practices unable to compete with hospitals and mega corporations? Here are 5 reasons:

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FYZICAL RANKED AMONG THE FRANCHISE ELITE IN ENTREPRENEUR’S ESTEEMED 38th ANNUAL FRANCHISE 500®

By FYZICAL on Jan 10, 2017 10:23:48 AM

Sarasota, FL - JANUARY 10th, 2017 – FYZICAL was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®, the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Recognized by entrepreneurs and franchisors as a top competitive tool of measurement, the Franchise 500® places FYZICAL as #367 for its exceptional performance in areas including financial strength and stability, growth rate, and brand power.

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Neither Amputation, Brain Injury, nor Loss of Balance Could Stop this Courageous War Veteran from Winning the Gold

By FYZICAL on Dec 27, 2016 2:51:47 PM

 Air Force Master Sgt. Christopher Aguilera overcame severe injuries and loss of limb from a deadly helicopter crash during a combat rescue mission in Afghanistan to eventually take home multiple medals from the Warrior and Invictus games in 2014.

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National Director of Education Added to FYZICAL Team of Experts

By FYZICAL on Dec 20, 2016 11:52:32 AM

Fastest growing healthcare franchise adds Highly Reputable Orthopedic Care Leader Rick Douglass as National Director of Education

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Why a Franchise Model Works for Private Practice PT

By FYZICAL on Dec 20, 2016 10:52:06 AM

"Spelled Different, Because We Are Different"

Each time a doctor opens a private practice, they are essentially reinventing the wheel. Whether they know it or not, they operate on the same traditional business model that, when applied to today’s medical billing climate, leaves even the most capable owners clawing and scratching their way toward a 20% profitability benchmark. Individual practitioners spend precious time and energy developing their practice from the ground level, fighting the same battles, and no one is coming out ahead of the game.

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