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PFSA PA Child Abuse Symposium

By Jessica Sell | July 19, 2019

On September 18th PFSA is hosting their first PA Child Abuse Symposium at the Harrisburg Hilton Hotel as part of their 40th Anniversary Celebration, and would love for you to join them! This day-long event is for professionals and volunteers who work with children and will feature nationally acclaimed speakers who are experts in child…

Lunch & Learn Webinar: Addressing the Most Commonly Asked Insurance Questions

By Jessica Sell | July 10, 2019

Join us on July 30th at 12:30pm for a webinar with Karin Toner Pierce of ChiroAbility, LLC as she answers the top 5 questions asked of the Insurance Committee over the past year by PCA members. She will be answering questions you or your staff likely had or have currently but didn’t ask or didn’t…

Medical groups call climate change a ‘health emergency’

By Edward Nielsen | June 26, 2019

A group of more than 70 medical and public health organizations, including some of the most prominent physician organizations on Monday called for U.S. leaders to combat climate change, which the groups called a “health emergency.” READ MORE HERE

Health care giants UPMC, Highmark reach 11th-hour agreement

By Edward Nielsen | June 24, 2019

Two western Pennsylvania health care giants have a deal that averts the looming breakup of their business relationship, an agreement that prevents disruption and higher costs for many patients. READ MORE HERE

PCA IBC Members: Update on IBC “Glitch”

By Linda Smelser | June 24, 2019

PA DCs who are IBC members are asked to cease sending in spreadsheets from the glitch several weeks ago. IBC is receiving spreadsheets from members with claims that were already (or are in the process of being) reprocessed and paid internally. Read more click here:

Is the “Future” of Health Care Collaborations Already Happening in PA?

By Edward Nielsen | June 19, 2019

Such collaborations are already happening or taking form in Pennsylvania. See the following from PCA’s Dr. Vic Rizzo and click on the below link to read the story in the June 18 edition of the Altoona Mirror: “I am renting to a DO family doctor as an experiment with combining chiropractic and Direct Primary Care/Concierge…

Pennsylvania court says UPMC-Highmark consent decrees end June 30

By Edward Nielsen | June 17, 2019

A Pennsylvania appeals court has ruled that the government-brokered deal between the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) and Highmark Health will end as scheduled June 30.  READ MORE HERE

Ohio medical practice hacked, pays $75K in ransom

By Edward Nielsen | June 17, 2019

An Ohio medical practice was allegedly hacked earlier this week and told to pay $75,000 in ransom to unlock its computer system. READ MORE HERE

Upcoming CE Seminar: Advanced Lyme Disease & Chronic Illness

By Jessica Sell | June 12, 2019

This 12 CE seminar will approach all facets of Lyme disease from acute vs chronic patient presentations, co-infections, how to properly evaluate, test, and make significant impact in your patients health and recovery from this devastating disease. This seminar will build on the previous Lyme seminar given last year, however, the first time lyme seminar…

More Lyme disease-carrying ticks in Pa. today, Penn State study finds

By Edward Nielsen | May 9, 2019

The tick responsible for most cases of Lyme diseases has boomed from near non-existence in Pennsylvania in the 1960s to the most commonly found tick across the state today, according to Penn State researchers. READ MORE HERE

Strategic Business Partner Spotlight 

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BirdEye, the #1 leader in Online Reputation Management (G2 Crowd, 2019), helps businesses and medical practices improve online reputation and patient experience. More than 50,000 businesses use BirdEye to get new authentic reviews, monitor reviews from more than 150+ review sites, collect actionable insights from patient feedback, and attract new customers. In fact, businesses using BirdEye experience an 8% increase in revenue on average.
“We're proud to partner with Pennsylvania Chiropractic and work to help chiropractors build strong reputations online with patient reviews. All it takes to motivate a happy patient to leave a review is a request at the right time. With BirdEye you can automate this process, easily and effectively.” said BirdEye CEO Naveen Gupta.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CALENDAR

July 20-21  |  Advanced Lyme Disease & Chronic Illness: The Mechanisms and biomarkers in Clinical Practice |  Dr. Shannon Smith  |  State College  |  12 CE

August 10 | Extremity Adjusting Bootcamp 2.0 | Dr. Mitch Mally | Pittsburgh | 12 CE

September 7 | Integrating Physiotherapeutics | Dr. Nelson Marquina | King of Prussia | 8 CE

September 14-15 | Alzheimers & Functional Medicine | Dr. Shannon Smith | Harrisburg | 12 CE  

October 5 | ACRRT PA Limited Exam Prep-DC's & Staff | Dr. Victor Rizzo | Bethlehem | 8 CE 



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