There are several things you can work on while still in school to hit the ground running when you become a practicing chiropractor. The type of student you are will be the type of doctor you are, so here are three tips to develop characteristics and an attitude that will benefit you in the field.
Your success is highly influence by the mentors in your life. Being a student of chiropractic is an underlying prerequisite to being a successful DC, and this means you’ll want to work with a coach who can mentor you. Choose a mentor who understands your business and has been there before. One of the biggest […]
Disruptions in your schedule can be difficult to deal with. Learn now to deal with the unscheduled walk-in, canceled or changed appointments, habitual no-show or changed appointments, chronic lateness, emergency appointments, and challenging schedules. When a patient cancels their appointment or changes to another time, all effort should be made to meet the need for care. These missed or rescheduled appointments should be recorded in their personal file. Patient response to care can be hindered if the treatment plan is not followed.
Following the warmth and fresh air and blooming flowers of spring, the wonder of summer is upon us. With the change of season comes excitement; excitement about advancement and, most importantly, the thrill of graduation. Across the U.S., some 2,000-plus individuals have taken their boards and are now moving into their post-graduation careers. It’s an exhilarating […]
One of the most common questions students ask as they begin their career is, “How can I start building my audience and brand before or right after I graduate?” And it’s not just student DCs wondering how to position themselves and their practice for success. Building a brand is essential whether you have been in practice only one day or for 50 years. A brand is how you distinguish your practice from your competitors in your consumer’s eyes; it’s how someone will choose you as their chiropractor.