The OCA is here to help you build a practice that is successful by your deﬁnition. Count on us for direct support and guidance as your practice evolves, allowing you to focus on what really matters — your patients.
Strength in Numbers
Join a strong, collective voice that tells the story of our great profession. By standing together as a united profession we can advocate to the government and health stakeholders, and pool resources to leverage major advertising campaigns and public relations initiatives across the province.
|Advocacy||We advocate for the profession to the government and health stakeholders. We focus on further integrating our profession within the health care ecosystem and ensuring chiropractors have the ability to practice to their full scope. Visit our Advocacy section to learn more.|
|Advertising||Our voice is stronger when we work together to promote chiropractic. By leveraging our resources, we can make sure our advertising campaigns and public relations initiatives reach people across the province.|
Support In Practice
Our Member Experience Team is available ﬁve days a week to support you in any matter that arises in your practice. Your OCA membership grants you access to programs to support you in all aspects of your career including exclusive access to liability coverage provided by the Canadian Chiropractic Protective Association (CCPA), access to software solutions developed by chiropractors for chiropractors, special rates and discounts on services and products from our Advantages Partners, and much more.
|Joint Membership||Joint membership with the Canadian Chiropractic Association with access to all CCA member benefits and access to liability coverage with the Canadian Chiropractic Protective Association; chiropractors protecting chiropractors. To see how the OCA, CCA, and CCPA work to serve the profession, watch this video.||Please see the OCA Member Dues for CCA rates. Please contact the CCPA for rates.|
|Member Support||Our Member Experience Team is available from Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. We are here to support you and your team throughout the day; troubleshooting issues and helping you overcome any practice obstacles.|
|Discounts & Advantages||Save with our Advantage Partners, a curated selection of exclusive partnerships, each of which can help you save money, build your business or upgrade your knowledge.||
Additional costs may be incurred for Partners’ services.
|Marketing & Business Resources||Access our Marketing & Outreach Library, which hosts content for you to share with patients and health care practitioners in your practice, online and in public presentations, and a robust library of business resources for managing your practice.|
|Volunteer Opportunities||Get involved in our Community Engagement & Leadership Program, enhancing your networking and presentation skills while engaging your community and supporting your profession through volunteering.|
|Chiropractic Classifieds||Buy and sell equipment, ﬁnd a new job or even sell your practice with complimentary listings in our Marketplace, an online classiﬁeds service exclusively for chiropractors.|
|Online Presence||Let potential patients ﬁnd you with a complimentary personal Micro-site on our Chiropractor Locator which is often featured in advertising campaigns!|
|Clinic Software||Take your practice to the next level with Aspire, our next generation of software that combines EHR and patient management in one solution. This cloud-based product is designed with insights from our members to meet chiropractors’ speciﬁc needs.|
Let us do the work of finding the content you need to stay on top of emerging trends and keep your practice at the top of its game. As an OCA member, you can attend complimentary webinars, attend workshops, access resources for your practice and participate in programs designed to help you thrive. Our weekly news emails, social media posts and continuing education curriculum will keep you up-to-date on chiropractic news and best practices.
|Industry News & Updates||Complimentary subscription to the OCA’s weekly member bulletins and access to all of our social media channels, loaded with industry updates, resources, opportunities and thought leadership to keep you up to date.|
|Online Continuing Education||Access to OCA Advance, a CE program designed exclusively for Ontario chiropractors. Enjoy complimentary live webinars every Wednesday, featuring subject matter experts to help you boost your business skills and enhance your patient care. A unique range of topics are covered from legal, ﬁnance and software solutions to management, marketing and patient care. If you can’t attend a live webinar, you can always watch them at your leisure, on demand through our website.|
|In Person Training||Exclusive invitation to in person Advance events. Workshops are available throughout Ontario to expand practical knowledge with in depth training and facilitation.||Subsidized registration rates.|
|Marketing & Business Resources||Access to the OCA’s Marketing & Outreach Library, hosting content for you to share with patients and health care practitioners in your practice, online and in public presentations, and a robust library of business resources for managing your practice.|
|Mentorship||Access to the OCA’s Mentorship Program, matching experienced chiropractors with early-career chiropractors to share strategies, insights and feedback while earning structured CE credits.|
Collaboration & Celebration
Collaborate with your colleagues and celebrate the profession’s achievements with us. We invite you to discuss important professional issues with your peers in member consultations and town halls, attend local workshops and be inspired and recognized by the best of Ontario’s chiropractors at the prestigious OCA Awards Gala! As a member, you are eligible for OCA Award nominations and recognition for your years in service.
|Professional Recognition||Members are eligible for OCA Awards and recognition for 25, 40, 50 and 60 years in service at the elegant and prestigious OCA Awards Gala.||
Gala tickets not included with membership dues.
|Networking & Collaboration||Participation in member engagements and town halls provide an opportunity for members to stay informed and steer the direction of OCA initiatives.|