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Online Only Content

The “Four C’s” of Growth

Building blocks for business success.

By Heidi Jannenga, PT, DPT

Break Out into the Community

Becoming integrated by getting involved.

By Jarod Hall, PT, DPT, and Mike Connors, PT, DPT, PhD

Together We Are Stronger

How physical therapy in Canada parallels the opportunities and threats experienced by therapists and clinic owners in the United States.

By Darryl Yardley, PT



INSIDE PPS

EDUCATION COMMITTEE REPORT

An Update

By Jason Sanders, PT, DPT

The Education Committee oversees the programming for PPS webinars and video creation, and we direct that programming based on feedback from members, via membership surveys and other mechanisms through which you express your needs.
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EDITOR'S NOTE

A Time for Gratitude

By Stacy M. Menz, PT, DPT, PCS

The month of February brings Valentine’s Day, and whether you see it as romantic, sentimental, or commercial, it offers an opportunity to express gratitude and love to friends and family.
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Rebuttal to “Electronic Medical Records: The Dangers of a Web-Based System”

By Heidi Jannenga, PT, DPT, ATC/L, cofounder and president of WebPT

Recently I came across this article in the October issue of Impact by Adam R. Aitken, the founder of a server-based electronic medical record (EMR), touting the “dangers of a web-based system.”
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Departments

Administrator's Edge

Tools of the Trade for Billing
Use them or lose them.
By Alecia Johnson, CPB

Book Review

The Checklist Manifesto
How to get things right.
By Atul Gawande | Reviewed by Eric Cardin, PT, MS

Legal Impact

Considerations for Negotiating Management Services Agreements
In a time when many physical therapy private practices are exploring a variety of ways to flourish and thrive, some practices are looking to management services agreements (MSAs) as a way to improve the bottom line.
By Paul J. Welk, PT, JD

Marketing

99 Marketing Ideas
99 Marketing Ideas is a library of video vignettes designed to inspire the marketing strategies of physical therapy practices.
By Michelle Collie, PT, DPT, MS

Perspective

Will Mandatory Residencies Be the Future?
Our profession has come a long way in the past 10 to 15 years.
By Mark Shepherd, PT, DPT

PPS On The Move

Member Spotlight - Chris Wilson, PT, DPT
Chris Wilson, PT, DPT, is owner of thinkPT in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. He can be reached at chris.wilson@thinkpt2.com.

Member Benefits - Vertical Integration in Physical Therapy Private Practice
In an effort to provide the membership with information and guidance on emerging practice relationships, the PPS Payment Policy Committee established a Vertical Integration Task Force (VITF).
By Richard Katz, PT, DPT, MA, PPS Payment Policy Committee

Why They Buy - Because You Made Them Smarter Sports Fans
Establishing credibility with consumers is difficult without engagement—without having discovered a way to interact with people that establishes your credibility and conveys a sense of value for the physical therapy profession.
By Ben Montgomery, BuildPT.com*

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