benefits of membership

Membership is a rewarding experience.

Professional Benefits


CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

With a constantly evolving range of online education modules supplemented by seminars and workshops, Chiropractic Australia Professional Development is the leading provider of continuing education and vocational services to the chiropractic profession. As a member of Chiropractic Australia you are automatically entitled to access these online programs and attend events at rates that are substantially discounted.

CPIRLS REGISTRATION

Because of its partnership with The College of Chiropractors (UK), CA Members can access the CoC’s Chiropractic Patient Incident Reporting & Learning System (CPiRLS) which is a system that enables chiropractors to share, view and comment on patient treatment incidents or safety issues.

CONTINUING EDUCATION ACCREDITATION

Chiropractic Australia provides a service to members whereby all CPD hours can be recorded, accumulated and maintained. However, members are required to nominate CA as their preferred agency for this to occur. In addition, CA is able to provide members with accreditation for CPD events which they attend but which have not been accredited by CA.

SPECIAL OFFERS AND DISCOUNTS

As a recognized professional body, Chiropractic Australia negotiates special offers and discounted rates for a variety of resources such as professional indemnity insurance from Aon, books from Elsevier or newsletters like the Back Letter. CA is constantly seeking to expand these types of offers to pass on to members. For further information contact the CA office.

INTERNATIONAL AFFILIATION

CA members receive affliate membership to The College of Chiropractors (UK) including all rights, privileges, benefits and website access.

Practice Benefits


PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY INSURANCE

Aon Risk Services is the recommended insurance broker for CA members. Aon promote an excellent range of insurance products specifically suited to the needs of chiropractors. CA members are offered discounted premium rates by Aon and these rates are further reduced if CA members complete CAPD’s Risk Management program. You can purchase your insurance online here.

SPECIAL RATES FOR CAR HIRE

Hertz offers discounted rates on all vehicles in their range to CA members. These discounted rates can be accessed by joining the Hertz #1 Club Gold and membership is free to CA members. Contact the CA Office for special codes 1300 139 950.

RED CROSS FIRST AID TRAINING

CA has negotiated a special rate for members who undertake training with the Australian Red Cross to achieve certification for First Aid Level 2 (which includes CPR) as required by the Chiropractic Board of Australia under their professional development registration standard. Contact the CA Office 1300 139 950.

BUSINESS SUPPORT SERVICES

Members can take advantage of free locum advertising on this website. Furthermore CA offers members a discount of almost 50% off the full rate for classified advertising under categories including Associates Required and Business For Sale. Members can also receive a free clinical audit (record keeping) designed to help them to consider their case records in the context of Best Practice and Risk Management.

Personal Benefits


PRIVATE HEALTH INSURANCE

GMHBA is a leading not-for-profit health fund that puts their members before profits and actively supports community health and wellbeing. As a CA member you can receive a discount of up to 4% on GMHBA’s great rates for singles, couples and families.