Massage Therapists'
Association of Nova Scotia

Why choose MTANS

Health Care Recognition

Major insurance companies recognize all members of MTANS as health care providers and provide billing privileges to our members. The members of the association have an esteemed reputation of providing quality care in a professional manner.

MTANS members enjoy online billing through Medavie Blue Cross, Great-West Life, Desjardins Insurance, Industrial Alliance, Standard Life, Chamber Group Insurance, Cowan, Johnson Inc., Maximum Benefit/Johnson Insurance, Sun Life Financial and Manulife Financial.

Professional and General Liability Insurance

All active members of the Association are required to hold professional and general liability insurance. This is included in the membership fees or purchased at the member’s discretion resulting in a lower annual membership fee. Proof of purchase for other insurance carriers is required.

Referral Service

Members can choose to include their names for referral purposes on the MTANS Website or through the MTANS Office.

Fellowship with other Massage Therapists

Members are encouraged to develop friendships and working relationships with other members while keeping informed of current provincial and national issues affecting the practice of massage therapy today. Networking with their colleagues at the Annual General Meeting, Continuing Education Conference, and at the Semi-Annual General Meeting of the membership is an excellent opportunity for this. Frequent information updates are sent to the membership in our e-newsletter with free classified listings and current reminders about meetings, volunteer positions, upcoming courses and even research opportunities. Members can develop friendships and working relationships with other members while keeping informed.

Member Benefits

MTANS members receive discounts at associated businesses, either in store on online. Our Public Relations Committee are continuing to add these member partners. Currently discounts are available with SoftMoc, Perkopolis, and SOAP Vault.