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Does Insurance Cover Chiropractic Services?

2019-05-11T05:17:43+00:00

This is a great topic for discussion because a lot of people just assume that any health care insurance policy will cover chiropractic services in addition to general physician care services. Well, the short answer is maybe, so let’s investigate this closer for more definite answers. Technically, chiropractic is considered an alternative form of medicine, like acupuncture. In the not too distant past, health care providers considered chiropractic to be more unorthodox and didn’t cover it in their plans. Nowadays, however, most major healthcare providers follow a new set of rules and will cover basic chiropractic care. “Chiropractic care is included in most health insurance plans, including major medical plans, workers’ compensation, Medicare, some Medicaid plans, and Blue Cross Blue Shield plans for federal employees, among others,” said the American Chiropractic Association in a recent statement. “Chiropractic care is also available to active-duty members of the armed forces at more […]

Does Insurance Cover Chiropractic Services?2019-05-11T05:17:43+00:00

How Safe & Effective is Chiropractic Care?

2019-05-11T05:18:31+00:00

Chiropractic care can be extremely safe and effective! In fact, the results of a recent survey1 confirm that patients agree with this statement, as about 75 percent of respondents agreed that chiropractic care is “very effective” at treating their ailment(s) – particularly when it’s causing them neck and/or back pain. Describing this response and patients’ general perception of chiropractic care, a researcher who headed up this study, Cynthia English, explained that: Many Americans

How Safe & Effective is Chiropractic Care?2019-05-11T05:18:31+00:00