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Membership Levels

WAEMA offers a variety of different membership options for every stage of your career. Whether you’re still in school, just getting started, or a seasoned professional we’re here every step of the way to provide you with the support you need.

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1st Year Professional

A 1st year Professional Member shall meet the same qualifications and possess full rights and privileges as a Professional Member except the dues are one half the amount of dues paid by a Professional Member. Yearly renewal: $120.00 per Year or Monthly renewal: $10.00 per Month. This category is the same as Professional Member. If the Washington license is issued on or after July 1st, it will be assumed that the 2-year period will begin the January after the issuance of the license.

 

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Yearly Renewal – $120/year Join Now

Professional

A Professional member must be an acupuncturist licensed to practice Acupuncture in the State of Washington under the Acupuncture Practice Act.  Professional Members possess full rights and privileges as voting members of the association.

 

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Monthly Renewal – $18.34/month Join Now
Yearly Renewal – $220/year Join Now
Silver Monthly Renewal – $45/month Join Now
Silver Yearly Renewal – $500/year Join Now
Gold Monthly Renewal – $85/month Join Now
Gold Yearly Renewal – $1,000/year Join Now
Platinum Monthly Renewal – $170/month Join Now
Platinum Yearly Renewal – $2,000/year Join Now

Student

A Student Member is actively studying acupuncture in an ACAOM-accredited school or apprenticing with an acupuncturist with at least ten years of experience. A Student Member possesses the right to attend all general meetings and serve on committees. Student Members possess rights and privileges as non-voting members.

 

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Allied Health Professional

An Allied Health Professional is a health care practitioner who supports the goals and ideals of the WAEMA. An Allied Health Professional will receive any newsletters, announcements, and information published by the Association and possesses non-voting membership privileges for such services provided by the Association to its membership. A member may serve on committees, but may not serve as a Director or Committee Chairperson.

 

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Yearly Renewal – $60/year Join Now

Out of State Membership

An Out-of-State Professional Member must be a licensed or NCCAOM Board-Certified acupuncturist, but not licensed to practice in Washington. An Out-of-State Professional Member may not hold office, may not vote, may not serve as a committee chair, but may serve on committees. An Out-of-State Professional Member possesses reduced rights and privileges as may be specified by the Board of Directors.

 

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Out of State Membership

A Patron of Acupuncture is an individual who is not actively engaged in the study or practice of acupuncture, but who supports the aims of this Association and makes a substantial contribution to advance the goals of the WAEMA. Any person or organization wishing to support the Association may subscribe to membership and will receive any newsletters, announcements, and information published by the Association, and possesses non-voting membership privileges for such services provided by the Association to its membership. Patrons of Acupuncture may serve on committees, but may not serve as a Director or Committee Chairperson.

 

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Silver Patron Yearly Renewal – $500/year Join Now
Gold Patron Yearly Renewal – $1,000/year Join Now
Platinum Patron Yearly Renewal – $2,000/year Join Now

Friend of Acupuncture

A Friend of Acupuncture is an individual who is not actively engaged in the study or practice of acupuncture, but who supports the aims of this Association. Any person or organization wishing to support the Association may subscribe to membership and will receive any newsletters, announcements, and information published by the Association, and possesses non-voting membership privileges for such services provided by the Association to its membership. A Friend of Acupuncture may serve on committees, but may not serve as a Director or Committee Chairperson.

 

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Why Join?

WAEMA member benefits: each membership is valued over $500!

Be Represented: WAEMA provides continual advocacy for professional privileges and rights. (70% of member dues directly pay for lobbying & legislation fees, the rests goes directly to administration & technology fees.)

Invest in Your Professional Advantage:  WAEMA’s professional development opportunities give professionals ways to connect, learn, and advance their careers.

  • 16 FREE Live Webinar CE hours annually through HealthCMi  ($300 value)
  • Membership Meeting with Continuing Education Hours at Member Price.

 
Receive Membership Dividends:  As a WAEMA member, you receive access to and are able to enjoy discounts on a variety of services.

  • 5% Off Unified Practice EHR
  • 50% Off Balanced Health HER
  • 20% Off All Earthlite Products
  • 10% Discount at Red Wing Books

 
Keep Up-To-Date with Industry Opportunities, Trends, and  Developments: Receive regular updates and current news from the WAEMA Office.

Build Consumer Awareness of and Confidence in Your Practice:  Belonging to a professional association provides greater consumer confidence.  WAEMA membership includes membership in the American Society of Acupuncture (ASA).

  • 10% Discount on Malpractice Insurance with CM&F
  • Group Rate Insurance Coverage for Life, Disability, Business Expense, and Dental Insurance
  • National Updates
  • Job Posting through ASA
  • Discount to the Annual ASA Meeting

 
Receive Exclusive and Easy Access to WAEMA's Website Members' Only Portal:

  • Access CE Certificates
  • Access and Listing in Practitioner Directory
  • Access to Documents, Reports, and Speaker Presentations from Past and Present Meetings