How to Become an Upstream Healthcare Professional

by | Sep 27, 2021 | blog

Marc Rubenstein is a physical therapist who is passionate about moving upstream to improve health equity as he educates his community about ways to improve the trajectory of local health. He is the owner of Jersey Physical Therapy, a mentor through Navigate Your Pain,...
How to Empower Those Living with Spinal Cord Injury

How to Empower Those Living with Spinal Cord Injury

Carrie Callahan and Jessica Goodine are physical therapists who have dedicated their careers to SCI rehabilitation. They are co-founders of Empower Spinal Cord Injury, running residential rehabilitation programs in New York and Montana each summer to provide outdoor...
Challenge Your Time Management Mindset

Challenge Your Time Management Mindset

Jamey Schrier, founder of Practice Freedom U and author of The Practice Freedom Method: The Practice Owner’s Guide to Work Less, Earn More. Jamey is on a mission to save PT owners from the struggles and hardships of owning a healthcare business in today’s world. As a...
Should You Try And Fix Or Make Change?

Should You Try And Fix Or Make Change?

Tony Maritato is a physical therapist and practice owner of Total Therapy Solutions. As a specialist in total knee replacements, he believes the approach to health involves treating the total body. His heart lies as a creator and passionate about finding value in the...
How to Fight for Your Profession with the APTA

How to Fight for Your Profession with the APTA

Kate Gilliard – Sr. Policy and Regulatory Affairs Specialist with the APTA Laura Keivel – grassroots and political affairs specialist at APTA Topics: Fee schedule cuts: PTA Differential Telehealth Links: September 1 APTA #FightTheCut Virtual...
What is the State of Travel Therapy in 2021?

What is the State of Travel Therapy in 2021?

      Marc Manganaro is the Therapy Division Manager at Fusion Medical Staffing helping outstanding travelers start their adventures in therapy jobs around the country. Mike Flynn is the Therapy Team Lead at Fusion Medical Staffing and knows all things...
Inside the Mental Approach to Physical Rehab

Inside the Mental Approach to Physical Rehab

David Meyer is a physical therapist and former MLB rehabilitation & medical coordinator. He is the author of his book Injured to Elite and host of the Injured to Elite Podcast. He has developed a mental approach to rehabilitation raising awareness to the mental...

Why Call It Maintenance Therapy?

Dee Kornetti and Cindy Krafft are the experts in Maintenance Therapy. They are the owners and founders of Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions advocating for Maintenance therapy services. Dee and Cindy are the authors of The Guide to Delivery of Home-Based...

Why Failure Is An Option

Amy Lafko is a keynote speaker, author, consultant, founder, and CEO of Cairn Consulting Solutions developing leaders and teams through training programs and advisory work. She lives by 2 mottos: “Grow Your People to Grow Your Business” and “Every Problem is a Chance...

What is the State of the Rehab Therapy Industry? Part 2

What are the findings from WebPT’s 2021 State of Rehab Therapy Report? How has the PT industry grown over the last year? What services are we utilizing more? How have business owners maintained open doors since COVID? What do we need more of in the physical therapy...

What is the State of the Rehab Therapy Industry? Part 1

Heidi Jannenga is the co-founder and Chief Clinical Officer of WebPT, the EMR and practice management used by 40% of outpatient rehab therapists. WebPT recently released their State of Rehab Therapy Industry Report and are here to discuss the 2021 results. Also on...

The Story of Sammy’s Physical Therapy Adventure

Michael Fink is a former Air Force Physical Therapist who does it all in physical therapy. He is the chair at Lebanon Valley College and teaches at residency programs, online on Medbridge and holds live continuing education courses. He even creates PT medical...

How to Beat Denials with Smarter Documentation

Craig Phifer, Penny Goldberg, Will Humphreys are physical therapists on a mission to provide financial transparency when it comes to patient care. They believe high quality, one-on-one care, professional flexibility, and profits can all exist together. While all have...
How To Transform Society Through Grassroots Outreach

How To Transform Society Through Grassroots Outreach

Deidra Debnam is a sports physical therapist, adjunct instructor at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, serves as a delegate to the APTA HOD, and is the Centennial Scholar for the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy (AASPT). She is committed to...
7 Steps to Amplify Your Research Message

7 Steps to Amplify Your Research Message

Pintcast host Jimmy McKay gave an inservice to the Abilities Research Center at Mount Sinai Hospital on amplifying their research message with 7 steps. 1 – Know your audience 2 – Know yourself 3 – Tell A Story 4 – Create Content 5 – Be...
How To Stand Out & Land Your Dream Job

How To Stand Out & Land Your Dream Job

Will Humphreys is a physical therapist dedicated to teaching medical professionals the business side of healthcare. His passion lies teaching PTs learning to lead and launch their own private practices and landing their PT dream jobs. He is also CEO of In The Black...

Are You Sharpening The Axe Or Chopping Wood?

Are You Sharpening The Axe, Or Chopping Wood? I was asked that question by Skye Donovan while in PT school and I was completely confused! When I looked deeper and she explained it has become a question that I’ve been asking myself regularly ever...

Talking Pain with Adriaan Louw

Adriaan Louw is a physical therapist and pain scientist increasing pain literacy in patients, the community, and healthcare providers. He’s on a mission to positively influence the pain and opioid epidemic via an evidence-based, non-pharmacological approach to pain...
You’re Smarter Than They Give You Credit For

You’re Smarter Than They Give You Credit For

A mash-up of two half pint 🍺 episodes The first is from a Seth Godin Blog Post and shows you how your message is known to you, but you need to improve clarity and frequency to get it to resonate. The second is part of a speech I gave for the class of 2020 and 2021 at...
How Can Technology Improve Patient Outcomes?

How Can Technology Improve Patient Outcomes?

Craig Mandeville is an innovator, entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of Forcura – a company focused on improving digital communication for providers and becoming the leaders in technology and innovation to empower better patient care. Craig’s company focuses...
How to Improve Care for Tactical Athletes

How to Improve Care for Tactical Athletes

Jason Mitchler is a retired army physical therapist and former Special Forces Medic and Infantryman. He is currently the Director of Operations at the Hybl Sports Medicine and Performance Center in Colorado. Jason dives into who exactly is the tactical athlete, how...
How Using Ikigai Can Help Chart a New Career Course

How Using Ikigai Can Help Chart a New Career Course

Ikigai is a Japanese paradigm that translates to “reason for being.” It uses four main questions to find what your true purpose can be. What do you love? What are you good at? What does the world need? What can you get paid for? Where those four ideas...
What Paying Attention and Spending Time Really Means

What Paying Attention and Spending Time Really Means

Pay Attention and Spend Time They’re transactional phrases. You want Attention and Time You must Pay and Spend Your audience is looking for solutions, are you offering those? Are you paying and spending to solve them with effort, time, content? Because you need...
Everyone Can Dance with the NDI Dream Project

Everyone Can Dance with the NDI Dream Project

Agnes McConlogue Ferro is a physical therapist, Kay Gayner is an associate artistic director and both co-founders of the National Dance Institute DREAM Project which is an inclusive dance program for children with and without disabilities. They are passionate for...

How Can Practice Owners Maximize Their Practice Value?

Eric Miller is the co-owner and chief financial advisor for Econologics Financial Advisors. He has managed over 480 private practice owners in a variety of healthcare fields to help guide practices into more optimal financial conditions.  Eric has created a...

Promote Leaders and Clinicians as a Military PT

Ember Ryals is an active duty physical therapist serving for over 18 years in the Army and Air Force. Ember has deployed in support of wartime and humanitarian missions. He has also taught dry needling courses to physical therapists around the world. We begin with...

The Show Must Go On! Physical Therapy for Musicians

Janice Ying is a former musician-turned physical therapist who specializes in treating musicians and is the owner of Opus Physical Therapy and Performance. She is currently the head PT at The Colburn School working on elite collegiate and graduate level...

How To Achieve Practice Freedom

Jamey Schrier, founder of Practice Freedom U and author of The Practice Freedom Method: The Practice Owner’s Guide to Work Less, Earn More. Jamey is on a mission to save PT owners from the struggles and hardships of owning a healthcare business in today’s world. ...

How To Make More and Work Less as a Physical Therapist

Greg Todd is a physical therapist, entrepreneur and coach for healthcare professionals who want to create a lifestyle career and business. He helped thousands of physical therapists stop trading time for money and start their first business.  Physical therapists...

How To Increase Your Earning Potential as a Concierge PT

Bryan Williams is a physical therapist and CEO of Concierge Physical Therapist which is a cash based practice and provides mobile physical therapy services.    He discusses the current practice of cash-based clinical practices and how mobile services work to...

How You Can Become a Patient Education Superhero

Karla Wente and Megan Lamphere are two pelvic floor physical therapists on a mission to create stronger patient educators in physical therapy. They developed Physiosage to provide  an interactive, up-to-date platform for PT’s and PTAs to level up patient...

Figuring Out Long COVID with the Patient Perspective

Daria Oller is a physical therapist at Pro-Activity specializing in treating dancers and athletes but also on-site with her employer’s clients focusing on population health. She contracted COVID-19 last March and is now living with Long COVID. Ted Dechane is a...