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    Physical Therapy Clinic Business Plan - Business Description

    Welcome to the third article in our physical therapy private practice business plan blog series. This article explains exactly what to include in the Business Description section. The Importance of the Business Description In this section of the Plan, you [...]

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    Physical Therapy Clinic Business Plan - Executive Summary

    Over the next few months, we are going to dig into the details of the business plan elements outlined in our recent article 8 Crucial Content Areas for your PT Business Plan. In that article, we suggested that for your first new clinic, you might secure [...]

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    8 Crucial Content Areas for Your Physical Therapy Business Plan

    If you feel ready to start your own PT clinic, you likely have worked as a therapist for several years (as an employee), and surely understand how a clinic works. You may even feel confident that you know what steps to take to make your business profitable. So[...]

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    11 Steps to a Successful PT Clinic Grand Opening

    You have planned every aspect of your new clinic for months. You've: selected the perfect business name. built a solid referring network. carefully thought through your physical therapy clinic design. assessed your marketing strategy to make sure[...]

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    Medical Necessity Documentation for Physical and Occupational Therapy

    We recently published an article on how to make your documentation defensible. Therapists must also understand what constitutes a medically necessary claim. CMS defines a medically necessary service or supply as: “needed to prevent, diagnose, or treat an [...]

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    Defensible Documentation for Physical Therapy Businesses

    The healthcare insurance industry today is moving toward value-based payments. Auditing systems are being used to ensure that clinics are strictly following CPT (Current Procedural Terminology) and National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) rules. To protect [...]

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    The Future of Medicare for PTs and OTs: MIPS Update 2018

    On January 1st, 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) made changes in order to improve its payment for quality programs. It combined several programs into one Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). We touched on the basics of these [...]

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