Importance of Knowing Your Massage Client’s Medical Condition

Importance of Knowing Your Massage Client’s Medical Condition

Client’s Medical Condition

This is why a thorough health history, assessment and regular check-ins are important for every massage client.

Why is it important to know your client’s medical condition?

A client’s medical condition may not be the reason they are seeking out massage therapy. However, as a massage therapist, knowledge of a client’s medical condition can affect their massage experience, as well as alter the type of massage appropriate for their needs.

This is why a thorough health history, assessment and regular check-ins are important for every massage client.

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As a massage therapist, helping your clients deal with these conditions requires you not only understand the health condition and its symptoms, but also what adjustments you might need to make to the massage session and your practice environment

Remember, when something goes wrong and a massage client gets injured, you could be liable and possibly sued.

As a massage therapist you need to protect yourself and only the best massage therapist insurance coverage will do!

Having comprehensive massage therapist liability insurance with American Massage Council guarantees a level of confidence and is a best business practice.

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