Flashcards in Chiro Deck (17)
What age should you receive your first chiro adjustment
What happens during a ROF
Thorough xray explanation
Discuss results from initial consultation
Discuss chiropractic- nerves, spine brain-body relationship, brain-visceral relationship
Schedule of care
What happens in a progress exam?
To ascertain how the patient is responding to chiropractic care
Follow up digital postural assessment to show improvements
How long is a progress exam and when do we do them
They are 20mins
And are done after a schedule of care is completed
What do you say if a client is displeased about the extra time and cost of an update?
It is important for the chiro to discuss any changes that might have occurred since we last saw you as well as re conduct various assessments
He is extremely through and it is imperative that he conducts these tests to ensure you receive the best possible outcome
What do you say if a person is in early acute care and on a schedule of care and wants to reschedule to 3 weeks time
Explain to them the importance of sticking to a schedule
Stopping treatment early may allow the problem to manifest itself which may mean it could get worse in the future and more difficult to treat
If someone wants to cancel because of a cold / flu / migraine
If you feel it is at all possible to make you're appointment I highly recommend it
Having an adjustment during this time would the world of good asit stimulates your immune system
How does chiropractic affect health
Chiropractic aligns the vertebrae relieving pressure on the nerves allowing 100% of the nerve energy to reach the tissue it serves
What is a subluxation
When the vertebrae becomes misaligned and puts pressure on the nerves
How long will a client need chiro care
When do you call a DNA and what do you say?
5 mins in
Just checking you're on your way for your appointment
I want to help you avoid the late notice fee. Are you able to come in a bit later today / are you sure you cant make it
What do we say if a patient feels worse after treatment
Some patients have a small reaction after an adjustment.
Often when an angry inflamed joint is moved the disturbance can make it angrier before it settles down
This is quite normal and usually a sign of the body responding to treatment
I'll let the dr know and I'm sure he'll give you a call to talk
What is acute care?
Phase of pain relief, reducing inflammation and relieving pain
What is corrective care?
Working to correct health issues that are contributing to chronic pain conditions
What is wellness care?
What do we say if someone says 'I dont need to come back I feel fine'
Regular chiropractic care maintains and enhances your health
Much easier to stay well then to get well