Apply for NYSCA Membership:
1) Download and complete the appropriate application:
2) Submit your application:
Via Postal Mail
3) THAT'S IT!
PO Box 557
Chester, NY 10918
You can expect to receive your new member packet welcoming you to our Association within 7-10 business days of our reciept of your application.
What is the membership dues refund policy?
Member dues payments to the NYSCA are generally non-refundable unless the payment is a duplicate payment, an accidental payment intended for some one else or a separate entity, an accidental overpayment, or a payment made in error due to some other mitigating factors or circumstances. In all cases involving dues payments, the NYSCA Officers and Board of Directors reserves the right to be the final arbiter in determining whether any full or partial payment is to be refunded.
What is the NYSCA?
The New York State Chiropractic Association (NYSCA) is a statewide professional Chiropractic Association, comprised entirely of your peers and colleagues. We have joined together in the promotion, advancement, and defense of Chiropractic. In conjunction with our full-time lobbyist, the NYSCA monitors all legislation that affects our profession while working to protect and expand practice rights.
The NYSCA believes that doctors of chiropractic can contribute significantly to public health with their expert musculoskeletal care and their focus on a natural, whole-body approach to enhancing health and wellness. The NYSCA strives to remove any barriers that prevent patients from accessing the services of doctors of chiropractic.
By joining the Association you will be taking an important step in unifying the voice of Chiropractic in New York. Collectively, we can more effectively accomplish our goals of promoting, advancing, and defending the rights of our profession and our patients. Take full advantage of this opportunity to affect the future of your profession by becoming an active member. Let YOUR voice be heard. Join the NYSCA today!
If you don't support your profession, WHO WILL?
How can you benefit from NYSCA membership?
Be a part of the largest community of practicing Doctors of Chiropractic in New York State and share with them in the trials and triumphs of day to day practice
- Local Meetings
Attend local district meetings held regularly, covering current topics of interest, news, and updates, while offering opportunities for face-to-face communication and camaraderie with colleagues
Receive ongoing communications sent to you on critical issues via e-mail, e-newsletter, and/or regular fax updates, as well as up to the minute updates via social networking platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus)
- Information Resource
Access up to date information, including research, committee reports, legal matters, legislation, articles for daily practice, and the recent activities of the NYSCA published in our Members Only section of NYSCA.com and in our e-newsletter
- Online Forums
Participate in the NYSCA Member Forums online through the Members Only section of NYSCA.com, where you can ask and answer questions pertinent to your practice
- Continuing Education
Benefit from continuing education programs of the highest caliber covering topics in education, insurance, industry, workers' compensation, no-fault, and practice management
- Semi-Annual Conferences
Take advantage of member-only rates for semi-annual conferences - These events offer educational seminars, license renewal, exhibits, and special guest speakers in family-friendly venues
- Full Time Staff
Receive assistance from NYSCA's full-time administrative staff with routine questions - or for more detailed assistance, contact NYSCA committee chairpersons, who are practicing doctors of chiropractic with expertise in the area of their committee
- Free Doctor Search
Update your free listing in the NYSCA.com Find-a-Doctor database. Potential patients can search for providers by last name, city, or zip code. Members can also upgrade listings to include information on practice history, office location, hours of operation, and other details that distinguish your practice
- Member Privileges Program
Become eligible for members-only savings from a variety of businesses through the NYSCA Member Privileges Program
- Free Advertising
Post complementary classified advertising in the NYSCA e-newsletter and on NYSCA.com
- Affect Legislation
Access State Legislators through full-time lobbyist, who works concert with our legislation committee to advocate for the interests of doctors of chiropractic and their patients. To learn more, visit the Advocacy Center of NYSCA.com
- Voting Privileges
Have an active share in shaping the future of your profession by casting your ballot in the Annual NYSCA Election. NYSCA promotes professional self-governance, which under New York State law requires governance by majority vote.
- Leadership Potential
NYSCA committees, delegates, and director also positions as well as other activities provide an opportunity for you to become involved, to cultivate your leadership potential and people skills so that you may be better prepared to lead this profession into the future and beyond
- Affect the Future!
Participate in your professional organization on a local and statewide level!