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Monday Morning Motivation | What's Your Premise?

Posted by William Esteb on

William D Esteb

The United States is based on the premise that "all men are created equal and endowed by our creator with certain unalienable rights." Chiropractic is based on 33 premises. What are the premises of your practice?

If most patients leave once they feel better, your premise might be that chiropractic is a therapeutic modality.

If patients must be "managed," then your premise is that patients can't be trusted to make decisions about their health.

If patients never return after a brief episode of care, then your premise may be that you permanently "fixed" them.

If patients discontinue care without saying goodbye, your premise might be that it was because of something that you forgot to say or do.

If you take insurance assignment, your premise may be that you can serve two masters.

What if your premises were incorrect? What if they were the source of your exhaustion and frustration?

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