Doctor's PI Program

#77

 From the Desk of:

 Mark Studin DC, FASBE (C), DAAPM, DAAMLP

 

“Reason for Lawyers to Work with You”

 

My infrastructure has the following systems set up
       Notification for the first PI visit call to lawyer
  Calendar system set up for 6-8 week record notification
  Narrative template
  Evaluation template meets Colossus requirements
  Written report of findings
  Video report of findings
  Report of findings environment
  Staff scripted for first visit phone calls
  Staff scripted for report of findings visits
  Staff scripted for one month of office visits
  Merit chart in each treatment room
  Created relationships with:
       Orthopedic surgeon
       Neurosurgeon
       Neurologist
       Primary care physician
       Neuroradiologist
  Educational binders
  Reaching out to lawyers representing my patients

 

I have prepared for the following
       Taking the appropriate trauma x-ray views (if indicated)
       Cervical: Davis Series
       Thoracic: AP-Lat
       Lumbar: minimum 4 and flex/ext if lysis
  Interpreting my own MRI's
  The imaging company taking the correct MRI sequences & slices
  Interpreting EMG results
  Interpreting SSEP results
  Ordering the following with the proper protocols:
       EMG
       NCV
       SSEP
       BAER
       VEP
  Utilizing bone scans (if indicated)
  Usage of quoting research in narratives
  Accurately rendering an impairment rating even if not mandated
  Head trauma-brain injury and mTBI
  Concussions

 

The Secret of My Success
       I have up to 5 "standing appointments" with lawyers monthly
  I have 6-10 "standing appointments" with lawyers monthly
  I have 11-15 "standing appointments" with lawyers monthly
  I have 16-20 "standing appointments" with lawyers monthly
  I have 21-25 "standing appointments" with lawyers monthly
  I have 26-30 "standing appointments" with lawyers monthly
  I have 30+ "standing appointments" with lawyers monthly