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Membership Categories

Type Description
Student Chiropractic college student or recent graduate who has not yet become licensed.
1st Year Doctor of Chiropractic in his or her first year of practice in Virginia.
2nd Year Doctor of Chiropractic in his or her second year of practice in Virginia.
3rd Year Doctor of Chiropractic in his or her third year of practice in Virginia.
Out of State DC Doctor of Chiropractic who practices outside of Virginia; for example, those considering moving to Virginia from another state to practice or those who are not actively practicing in the state, but wish to maintain their Virginia license.
Retired DC A DC who is licensed to practice chiropractic in Virginia but retired from active practice.
DC Spouse* Husband or wife of an existing DC member practicing in the same office.
Allied Supplier Representative from a vendor company that markets its products or services to the chiropractic community. [link to supplier member benefits]
Premier Upgraded membership with increased benefits. [link to premier member benefits]

 

Membership Classifications

Active: A member licensed and actively practicing chiropractic in Virginia. May vote at any general membership meeting, hold office, or serve on committees. Completed application must be received by the VCA at least 30 (thirty) days prior to any membership meeting at which the applicant desires to vote.

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Retired: A member who is licensed to practice chiropractic in Virginia but who is retired from active practice. May vote at any general membership meeting, hold office, or serve on committees. Completed application must be received by the VCA at least 30 (thirty) days prior to any membership meeting at which the applicant desires to vote.


Honorary:
Except as described below, an honorary member is a member who is licensed to practice chiropractic in Virginia and who has been designated as an honorary member by more than a two-thirds vote of the VCA membership present and voting at any general membership meeting. Honorary membership generally is awarded for outstanding and distinguished service to the chiropractic profession. Except honorary limited, members may vote at any general membership meeting, hold office, or serve on committees. Completed application must be received by the VCA at least 30 (thirty) days prior to any membership meeting at which the applicant desires to vote. Temporary honorary membership shall be granted to the VCA President during his/her term of office as President.


Limited:
A member who is:

  • A licensed chiropractor not actively practicing chiropractic in Virginia (out-of-state limited member),
  • An unlicensed student enrolled in an accredited college studying chiropractic (student limited member),
  • An honorary member who is not licensed to practice chiropractic in Virginia (honorary limited member), and
  • A non-chiropractor who desires to support the chiropractic profession (allied limited member).

Voting

An active, retired or honorary (except honorary limited) member shall be entitled to one vote at all general membership meetings, except for voting to elect District Directors. Only those Members residing in a district may vote to elect a District Director from that district. Completed application must be received by the VCA at least 30 (thirty) days prior to any membership meeting at which the applicant desires to vote.

Dues

Membership Category

Monthly

Quarterly

Yearly

Student

n/a

n/a

$ 35.00

1st year in VA practice

n/a

$ 27.50

$ 110.00

2nd yr in VA practice

n/a

$70.00

$ 280.00

3rd year in VA practice

n/a

$ 97.50

$ 390.00

4th year or more

n/a

$125.00

$ 500.00

Premier DC Upgrade

$ 108.33

$325.00

$1,300.00

DC Spouse *

n/a

50% of 1st DC rate

50% of 1st DC rate

Out of State DC

n/a

$ 27.50

$ 110.00

Retired DC

n/a

$ 14.00

$ 56.00

Allied Supplier

n/a

$ 125.00

$ 500.00

 

Dues may be paid on an annual basis (by check or credit card) or in installments via EZ-Pay enrollment (automatic monthly, quarterly or annual debit by bank account or credit card, per chart above). EZ-Pay helps your cash flow and budgeting and allows more of your dues investment to go to servicing you and your profession, rather than administrative costs. EZ-Pay enrollment form

* Please fill out the DC Spouse application below or call the office to apply under this membership category. This option is not available for online registration.

Applications

Doctor of Chiropractic or Student

Supplier Application

Online Registration

DC Spouse Online Membership Application

DC Spouse Mail/Fax Application

 

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