By signing below, I authorize Resilient Associates, LLC DBA Resilient Health and Performance to release medical records required by my insurance company(s). I authorize my insurance company(s) to pay benefits directly to Resilient Associates, LLC, and I agree that a reproduced copy of this authorization will be as valid as the original. I understand that I am responsible for any amount not covered by my insurance, or amount for a patient for which I am the guarantor. I agree that I will be responsible for any collection agency or attorney fees incurred. I understand that by signing below, I am giving written consent for the use and disclosure of protected health information for treatment, payment, and health care operations.
You have a right to be informed about your condition, the recommended chiropractic treatment and the potential risks involved with the recommended treatment. This information will assist you in making an informed decision whether or not to have the treatment. This information is not meant to scare or alarm you; it is simply an effort to make you better informed so you may give or refuse to give your consent to treatment.
I request and consent to the performance of all treatments and procedures, including manipulations / adjustments, soft tissue therapy, functional dry needling, taping applications, physical therapy modalities, and exercise instruction by the doctors and Resilient Associates, LLC DBA Resilient Health & Performance. Treatment may be performed by the doctors working at this office.
I have had the opportunity to discuss with the providing doctor my diagnosis, the nature and purpose of my treatment, the risks and benefits of my treatment, alternatives to my treatment, the risks and benefits of alternative treatment, including no treatment at all.
I understand that results are not guaranteed. I further understand and am informed that, as in all health care, there may be some risks to treatment. I do not expect the providing doctors to be able to anticipate and explain all risks and complications. I wish to rely on the doctor providing treatment to exercise judgment during the course of the procedure which he feels at the time is in my best interest.
I understand that there are some risks to chiropractic treatment including, but not limited to: stroke, dizziness, nausea, broken bones, dislocations, sprains/strains, worsening and/or aggravation of spinal conditions, increased symptoms and pain, and/or no improvements of symptoms.
In rare cases there have been reported complications of vertebral artery dissection (stroke) when a patient received a cervical adjustment. The complications reported can include temporary minor dizziness, nausea, paralysis, vision loss, locked in syndrome (compete paralysis of voluntary muscles in all parts of the body except for those that control eye movement), and death.
I understand it is my responsibility to inform this office of any changes in medical status.
I have read, or have had read to me, the above consent have had an opportunity to ask questions about its content. I intend for this consent form to cover the entire course of treatment for my present condition and / or any future conditions for which I may seen treatment from a providing doctor at Resilient Associates, LLC DBA Resilient Health & Performance. The above information is true to the best of my knowledge.