Join the MOA

At the MOA, we are here to serve our members. From the veterans of the osteopathic profession, to a first year practitioner or an up and coming medical student, we are here to provide you with a network of DO's to connect with and learn from.

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What We DO

Here are some of the values the MOA offers members: 

  • Connections: The MOA serves as the professional family for DO's in Michigan— connecting colleagues, providing assistance and promoting osteopathic medicine in the community.
  • Continuing Medical Education: MOA is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to offer nearly 50 AOA Category 1-A CME credits each year on a wide range of relevant medical topics, including AOA certified specialty credits. MOA members receive CME at a substantial discount for Spring and Autumn Conventions. Other CME opportunities are listed on the Calendar of Events
  • Advocacy: The Michigan Osteopathic Association serves as your voice before the state legislature, when communicating with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) and insurance carriers. We represent the osteopathic profession in Michigan.
  • Leadership Development: Serve on one of MOA’S Committees to become directly involved your profession, help write health policies and shape the future of healthcare.
  • Public Relations: The MOA informs the public, other healthcare colleagues, business and legislators of the importance of osteopathic medicine. On community health issues, the MOA works to shape policy and participate in awareness campaigns that directly affect the health of Michigan residents.
  • Staff Assistance: The MOA staff are available to answer your questions as well as assist in issues affecting your medical practice and profession. You can find a particular staff person on the MOA Team page, or use the general Contact Form, or call (800) 657-1556
  • Member Benefits & Resources: Office and financial services, car rentals, subscriptions, cellular phone services and other great services are all available at discounted rates for members. Resources also include a New Physician's Guide to the Future, OMT Coding & Billing guide, It's what we DO and Emergency Medical Record cards.
  • Insurance: MOA members and their staff can participate in various Insurance programs including Health, Vision Services Plan, Delta Dental options, medical malpractice, professional liability, long/short-term disability, group and individual options, with flexible programs that offer quality products at competitive rates. 
  • Communication: The MOA weekly e-newsletter, MOA Pulse, the quarterly journal TRIAD, the MOA Facebook and Twitter platforms, as well as the MOA website, keep you connected on healthcare issues that impact your profession and the communities you serve.