The recent NHBA Expo gave me reason to pause and consider how our clinic could serve other businesses on the North Shore. Our stand at the Expo introduced the unique brand of “Wholistic” Chiropractic that we offer at Pure Healthcare in Albany, however I realized that employers and their employees need to know about how we can help them. So, the following article outlines the evidence that supports the inclusion of Chiropractic as a benefit for employees.
In 2004, a major study was conducted by the independent health services research organization Health Benchmarks, Inc. which demonstrated the cost effectiveness of chiropractic (1). This was the largest study ever conducted comparing back and neck treatment costs for individuals with and without chiropractic health plan coverage.