Thursday, October 2, 2014
What Associations NAO Graduates Can Join?
National Academy of Osteopathy graduates can join many organizations; including
Ontario Osteopathic & Alternative Medicine Association (accepted by most insurers in Canada), College of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners of Ontario,
International Osteopathic Association,
Ontario Association of Osteopathy & Natural Medicine,
Ontario Association of Osteopathic Practitioners (accepted by Industrial Alliance, Benefit Trust, Desjardins, Health Source Plus, NexgenR, Sobien Union, Wawanesa Life, Union Benefits and UFCW),
Ontario College of Osteopathic Rehabilitation Sciences,
Society of Osteopaths of Canada (Quebec),
Alberta College of Osteopathic Rehabilitation Sciences, &
British Columbia College of Osteopathic Rehabilitation Sciences.
NAO graduates are eligible to write the board exams of the Canadian Manual Osteopathy Examining Board & the International Osteopathy Examining Board.
NAO graduates are eligible to bill Auto Insurers for treatments rendered to patients injured in a motor vehicle accident as per FSCO (Financial Service Commission of Ontario) & other provincial MVA guidelines.
NAO is accredited by the Council on Manual Osteopathy Education and offers World Health Organization (WHO) compliant manual osteopathic education.
Over 95% of insurers in Canada cover treatments provided by NAO graduates and all osteopathy malpractice insurance providers accept NAO graduates for errors & omission & liability insurance.