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The Future of Health Care

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A glimpse into the next 20 years—will advances be game changers?

By Jean Darling, PT, LAT

Health care is changing at a faster pace than any of us could have imagined. Over the next 20 years, accelerated advances in medicine and technology will allow the industry to recalibrate its focus and hone in on health and wellness strategies. Physical therapists must have front row seats for these game-changing trends. Prevention, health coaching, personalized medicine, personal technology, and a team approach must all have time on the playing field.

Engage and Connect

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Leverage social power to transform your clinic.

By Andrew Vertson, PT, DPT, ATC

Actor Ashton Kutcher has over 8 million followers on Twitter. Regardless of the accuracy of his comments, the fact is, he has the ability to influence the thought processes of millions of people on any subject he tweets about. What does Ashton Kutcher have that most ordinary folks don’t have? Social Power.

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