Mercury recently declared it will question all chiropractic bills that do not have charges for therapeutic exercises.
Dr. Lewkovich suggests that using therapeutic exercises in the office and at the patients' home. The use of a well-defined exercise plan is a huge value driver for PI cases.
Lewkovich answers the question: which exercise rehab protocols are best for Whiplash Injuries?
- IN OFFICE Cervical Rebab ought to include a well-designed professional neck exercise machine that should include 6 key features. All these exercises are based on strengthening benefits
Doing IN OFFICE exercise guarantees patient compliance.
- AT HOME cervical rebab is based on well-designed home therapy. Dr. L offers a complete one page how to guide to give the patient.
Don't forget to review your patient's home exercise program each month under CPT Code 97535.