Foundation for Chiropractic Progress to Participate at 2014 IHC Forum West

CARMICHAEL, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Foundation

for Chiropractic Progress (F4CP), a not-for-profit organization

dedicated to raising awareness about the value of chiropractic care,

will sponsor Ross M. Miller, M.D., M.P.H., Medical Executive, Cerner

Corporation, and Sherry D. McAllister, M.S. (Ed), D.C., McAllister

Chiropractic, as speakers at the 2014 Institute

for HealthCare Consumerism Forum West (IHC FORUM West), November

10-12, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada. On November 11, 2014, 2:30 p.m. -

3:30 p.m., the F4CP will support the workshop, "Trends

Review: Outcomes-based Strategies that Lower Costs, Improve Satisfaction

and Increase Productivity," which will host a discussion about the

advantages of evidence-based treatment options for efficient management

of common costly health conditions.

"We are pleased to present and discuss the latest evidence around

complementary treatment options, such as chiropractic care, for

musculoskeletal conditions," shares Drs. McAllister and Miller in a

joint statement. "As a leading

cause of global disability, the topic of musculoskeletal conditions

is one of great importance to the FORUM's primarily employer-based

audience. When utilized as a supplemental treatment approach,

chiropractic care presents great opportunity for clinical and economic


Highlighted during the workshop will be Dr. Miller's latest research

entitled: "Impact

of Chiropractic Services at an On-Site Health Center,"

which concludes that on-site chiropractic services are associated with

lower overall healthcare utilization and lower subsequent costs when

compared to off-site services. The report follows an earlier study, "Value

of Chiropractic Services at On-site Health Centers," which found

similar advancements, plus improved functional status of musculoskeletal

conditions, linked with on-site chiropractic care.

F4CP representative, Laura Carabello, is pleased to have Drs. McAllister

and Miller present at the upcoming event, stating, "Both presenters are

seasoned experts in the area of outcomes-based strategies. Following the

insightful discussion, I expect attendees will be impressed and eager to

learn more about the inclusion of evidence-based care, such as

chiropractic, within health plans to help achieve optimal outcomes in

the workplace."

The IHC FORUM West is the only conference series that is 100 percent

dedicated to healthcare consumerism. To learn more, visit:

About The Foundation for Chiropractic Progress

A not-for-profit organization, the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress

informs and educates the general public about the many benefits

associated with chiropractic care. To learn more about the Foundation,

please visit us on the web at

or call 866-901-F4CP (3427).


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