December 2, 2014

Message From The Publisher

How Important are Food Enzymes in Your Life?

About Certified Chiropractic Clinical Assistants

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Message From The Publisher

Dear CA's, Welcome to our December bi-monthly edition Of THE CHIROPRACTIC ASSISTANT! In this issue, Kelly Webb shares some great insights and feedback from some of the first Chiropractic Assistants to get certification in her article "About Certifie

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How Important are Food Enzymes in Your Life?

Article 6: Lymphatic System In my final article of this six-part series, I will be writing about the lymphatic system. Chances are that about 75% of the patients in your office have a congested lymphatic system. That is because the body sends toxins

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About Certified Chiropractic Clinical Assistants

When patients want to know Hilary Beckwith's qualifications to perform therapy, she assures them she's nationally certified. Beckwith has earned Certified Chiropractic Clinical Assistant (CCCA) certification with the Federation of Chiropractic Licen

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If the CA Ain't Happy, Ain't Nobody Happy

Does the title above surprise you? I'm guessing that many chiropractic assistants—and, forthat matter, many DCs—would argue that it's the doctor who sets the tone for the practice. And that's partially true. But I've been a CA, I've trained countles

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Wearing Many Hats The Skills a CA Could/Should Possess

Every Chiropractic Assistant (CA) is different. In some offices the title may be given to an employee who answers the phone and schedules appointments. In other offices the CA may greet patients and apply modali­ties such as electric muscle stimulat

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First Impressions: A Critical Factor to Your Chiropractic Success

Over the years, I have visited hundreds of chi­ropractic offices in my journeys. And although there are a plethora of factors to running a successful chiropractic practice, much of the success—or mistakes—occur at the very front end of the practice—

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New Chiropractic Assistant Diploma Program Now Available in Cincinnati, Ohio

In May, 2014, Beckfield College (Ohio Reg. #08-05-1857 T) launched a new nine-month educational program leading to a diploma in Chiropractic Assisting. Despite the incongruence between the clinical skill sets of medical assistants and chiropractic a

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