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Physical Therapy Clinic Owners are MASTERS at creating stability and freedom in their patients’ lives, YET rarely experience it themselves. AND the first step to success is as simple as reaching out. PT ownership requires its owners to juggle a lot – productivity and efficiency from themselves and their teams, management of human resources, marketing, healthcare regulations, etc. – all to fulfill their dreams of business stability, freedom, and affecting lives for good. At the heart of it they are entrepreneurs, and entrepreneurs need resources to thrive, grow, and succeed.IF you’re a PT clinic owner and trying to get your clinic off the ground or grow your business, you can always learn from others who have been there, done that. PT Owners Club will introduce you to fellow PT Owners who will share their paths to stability, freedom, and success! Join the club!

Physical Therapy Clinic Owners are MASTERS at creating stability and freedom in their patients’ lives, YET rarely experience it themselves. AND the first step to success is as simple as reaching out. PT ownership requires its owners to juggle a lot – productivity and efficiency from themselves and their teams, management of human resources, marketing, healthcare regulations, etc. – all to fulfill their dreams of business stability, freedom, and affecting lives for good. At the heart of it they are entrepreneurs, and entrepreneurs need resources to thrive, grow, and succeed.IF you’re a PT clinic owner and trying to get your clinic off the ground or grow your business, you can always learn from others who have been there, done that. PT Owners Club will introduce you to fellow PT Owners who will share their paths to stability, freedom, and success! Join the club!

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Physical Therapy Clinic Owners are MASTERS at creating stability and freedom in their patients’ lives, YET rarely experience it themselves. AND the first step to success is as simple as reaching out. PT ownership requires its owners to juggle a lot – productivity and efficiency from themselves and their teams, management of human resources, marketing, healthcare regulations, etc. – all to fulfill their dreams of business stability, freedom, and affecting lives for good. At the heart of it they are entrepreneurs, and entrepreneurs need resources to thrive, grow, and succeed.IF you’re a PT clinic owner and trying to get your clinic off the ground or grow your business, you can always learn from others who have been there, done that. PT Owners Club will introduce you to fellow PT Owners who will share their paths to stability, freedom, and success! Join the club!

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@ptoclub

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English


Episodes

How To Automate Your Patient Retention, Reactivation, And Reviews Programs With Baylee Jensen Of Swell

1/19/2021
Much has been said about the importance of maintaining engagement with your patients in order to avoid drop-offs and comebacks after discharge. However, how to run an extensive program like that could be a difficult hurdle for owners to overcome. Thus they either don't make the effort or the program they start loses steam. That's where an automated engagement platform like Swell can minimize the time and effort in order to maximize the results (consider the 80/20 principle - this is the 20)....

Duration:00:31:45

Common Mistakes PT's Make In Social Media And Email - And How To Fix Them With Heather Chavin, MA

1/12/2021
Despite the impressive results physical therapists deliver in their procedures, the realm of social media marketing is still foreign to them. Most of them commit so many mistakes when connecting with patients, leading to poor retention, higher self-discharge rates, and overall decreased clinic productivity. Nathan Shields aims to help his colleagues level up their online marketing game by sitting down with the Founder of GoGoDone, Heather Chavin. Heather shares her experiences in helping...

Duration:00:45:22

Utilizing ATCs More Effectively, With Jim Stoker, PT

1/5/2021
It’s not something you hear of every day, but many physical therapists collaborate with certified athletic trainers (ATCs) inside their clinics. Jim Stoker, PT is back on the show with Nathan Shields to share with us his secret for a more effective utilization of ATCs. From his 25+ years of experience working with ATCs in the past, he has found a way to use them in a way that is collaborative and a shared benefit to the community, and allows PT owners to not bear the financial burden. Taking...

Duration:00:15:22

The Basics Of Marketing - The Buckets, Budgets And More With Steve Line, PT

12/29/2020
Steve Line, PT has spent plenty of time and $$ on all of the different marketing tactics over the years, and has made his share of mistakes along the way. Based on his experiences he shares his insight on the basics of marketing and the need to understand the different audiences and messages that are needed for a successful marketing strategy. What worked five years ago doesn't work now. In fact, the marketing strategy that worked in 2019 definitely isn't as successful in 2020. Thus, it's...

Duration:00:38:12

The Secrets To Inevitable Growth With Jim Stoker, PT

12/22/2020
Business goals usually look and sound good when written on a piece of paper or hung in the office, but most of the time, they are easier said than done. By putting an effective workplace culture in place, these goals can be brought nearer to reality. Nathan Shields talks to Jim Stoker, PT, advisor for 8150 Advisors, about the importance of nurturing employee relationships, frequent company meetings, and integrating accountability in reaching every goal laid out for the success of a business....

Duration:00:47:29

Reality Episode #4 With Dr. Avi Zinn, PT

11/17/2020
Over the past three months, Dr. Avi Zinn, PT, the owner of Druid Hills Physical Therapy, has made some big moves. He’s hired a new PT, signed on for another year of consulting, and switched his coach. He also continued to refine his processes with a new Prompt EMR and a new billing company. Thus, he has continued to grow his practice and has not had to step back into treating or be physically present in his clinic for a full day since March. Much of his hard work to establish systems and...

Duration:00:34:47

The Secret Sauce For Sustained Growth And Success With Brandon Buehler, PT

11/10/2020
Brandon Buehler, PT is routinely asked, "What is the secret to your success, especially in a difficult PT market like California?” To that question, he responds that he keeps his focus on truly living their practice’s purpose and values, and infuses those into discussions and staff meetings. He joins Nathan Shields to explain how this enabled them to establish a team culture that has grown from within to establish seven clinics in southern California. Brandon admits it takes a lot of hard...

Duration:00:41:30

The One Thing Employees Need In Order To Succeed With Dee Bills, PT

11/3/2020
Our job as leaders is to provide a foundation upon which our employees can be successful. Sitting down with Nathan Shields for this interview, Dee Bills, PT shares how we can create that foundation, as well as the benefits of doing it. It takes some time, but clinics can see a significant increase in profits by taking the extra time our teams need to train them to be successful. Now, who doesn’t want to learn how to put a spike on their numbers and help their team members at the same time?...

Duration:00:41:34

The Key To Patient Retention And Referrals With Kelly Henry, DC

10/27/2020
No matter how good you are at physical therapy, there is one thing that will turn your patients into raving fans or active detractors, and that is the service they receive from your team. Customer service is probably something most owners would consider an inherent plus in their clinics, but how often do they take the time to train, role-play, and focus on improving the customer experience? If it’s not continually improving, we’ll assume that it’s gradually declining. Dr. Kelly Henry joins...

Duration:00:41:07

The Key To Patient Retention And Referrals With Kelly Henry, DC

10/27/2020
No matter how good you are at physical therapy, there is one thing that will turn your patients into raving fans or active detractors, and that is the service they receive from your team. Customer service is probably something most owners would consider an inherent plus in their clinics, but how often do they take […]

Duration:00:41:07

Key Stats To Monitor, Manage, And Project With Craig Ferreira Of Survival Strategies, Inc.

10/20/2020
There are many statistics that an owner COULD track, but which are more important than others? In this episode, Nathan Shields’ guest, Craig Ferreira of Survival Strategies, Inc., answers that question based on his greater than 35 years in the physical therapy industry. Not only does he share the key stats to track, but he has also developed software to track, graph, and project. The power of tracking stats is based on the objectivity of the data, which tells you exactly what needs to occur...

Duration:00:25:17

Key Stats To Monitor, Manage, And Project With Craig Ferreira Of Survival Strategies, Inc.

10/20/2020
There are many statistics that an owner COULD track, but which are more important than others? In this episode, Nathan Shields’ guest, Craig Ferreira of Survival Strategies, Inc., answers that question based on his greater than 35 years in the physical therapy industry. Not only does he share the key stats to track, but he has also developed […]

Duration:00:25:17

One Thing Keeping You From What You Want

10/13/2020
What are you willing to tolerate in your business? Substandard performance, misaligned team members, limited time to focus on your business, sacrificing family time for work, unprofitable company structure – these are all barriers to our goals. But they can only limit us and continue to do so for as long as we tolerate them. Inspired by Jocko Willink’s quote in the book, Extreme Ownership: “….there are no bad teams, only bad leaders….” Nathan Shields sees that there is absolutely just one...

Duration:00:11:39

One Thing Keeping You From What You Want

10/13/2020
What are you willing to tolerate in your business? Substandard performance, misaligned team members, limited time to focus on your business, sacrificing family time for work, unprofitable company structure - these are all barriers to our goals. But they can only limit us and continue to do so for as long as we tolerate them. […]

Duration:00:11:39

Using Social Media To Niche And Grow With Angie McGilvrey

9/22/2020
Angie McGilvrey, PT of Apex PT had the opportunity, after a hurricane shut down her clinic in Florida for a prolonged period (sound familiar?), to revamp her clinic and create her ideal scene. One of the things she committed to when she opened back up was greater usage of social media to market her clinic and attract her ideal clientele – female athletes between 30-40 years of age. By focusing targeted messaging to her avatar on a couple of social media platforms and posting content...

Duration:00:38:09

Using Social Media To Niche And Grow With Angie McGilvrey

9/22/2020
Angie McGilvrey, PT of Apex PT had the opportunity, after a hurricane shut down her clinic in Florida for a prolonged period (sound familiar?), to revamp her clinic and create her ideal scene. One of the things she committed to when she opened back up was greater usage of social media to market her clinic […]

Duration:00:36:36

When To Grow & Expand With Jeff Ostrowski, PT

9/15/2020
There is no perfect formula for growing and expanding your PT business, but as with most other industries, the way to learn is to look at those who have been there and succeeded. Jeff Ostrowski, PT is an owner/partner of 35 clinics across SE Pennsylvania, starting from a single clinic 30+ years ago. Over the years he has taken on partners, added more clinics, expanded existing clinics, and merged and purchased other clinics. He has experienced almost all the possibilities for a growing and...

Duration:00:42:43

When To Grow & Expand With Jeff Ostrowski, PT

9/15/2020
There is no perfect formula for growing and expanding your PT business, but as with most other industries, the way to learn is to look at those who have been there and succeeded. Jeff Ostrowski, PT is an owner/partner of 35 clinics across SE Pennsylvania, starting from a single clinic 30+ years ago. Over the […]

Duration:00:41:11

The 5 Secret Actions Successful PT Owners Do Regularly With Will Humphreys

9/8/2020
After doing 100+ episodes and interviews with successful PT owners and industry leaders, Nathan Shields has recognized some commonalities between their actions which have led to their success. On this episode, he decides to share those secret actions they take (which aren’t so secret) which, if all owners did regularly, would make them successful as well. As a bonus, he brings back Will Humphreys, PT to get his insight and compare his top 5 with his top 5. Discover if they’ll come up with...

Duration:00:49:39

The 5 Secret Actions Successful PT Owners Do Regularly With Will Humphreys

9/8/2020
After doing 100+ episodes and interviews with successful PT owners and industry leaders, Nathan Shields has recognized some commonalities between their actions which have led to their success. On this episode, he decides to share those secret actions they take (which aren't so secret) which, if all owners did regularly, would make them successful as […]

Duration:00:49:39