Element #2 is FUEL - proper hydration and nutrition which complement MOVE and RECOVER, and sets patients up for a healthy lifestyle.
Element #1 focuses on MOVE - incorporating physical activity and exercise into our patient's lifestyle outside of the clinic and length of care.
Our health delivery system is focused more on sick care rather than health care. Physical therapists have a unique opportunity to bridge this gap and be the go-to person for driving healthy lifestyles in our patients.
Healthcare and health insurance are not the same thing. One solves the other but not the other way around.