Lesson 4 of 4
In Progress

Part 4: External Pressures and Uncertain Future

January 31, 2024

In this final segment, Dr. Crowder discusses contemporary challenges facing chiropractors from societal aging and highly managed health systems. He advises new graduates that a business focus is essential for survival amid fierce industry competition. The discussion concludes with a nuanced metaphor for Sherman College’s role going forward to avoid compromising its identity now that it’s nationally accredited.

Key Takeaways:

  • Heightened competition in bureaucratic healthcare terrain
  • Business acumen critical for modern practice viability
  • Appreciating Sherman’s unique position
  • Staying true to mission despite external pressures
  • Guarding core identity from dilution forces