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American Chiropractic Association


Contact Information

Executive Vice President--703 812 0206
1701 Clarendon Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22209

703-276-8800 (Voice)
703-243-2593 (FAX)

Internet Resources


Abstract

The ACA is a professional organization representing Doctors of Chiropractic. Its mission is to preserve, protect, improve and promote the chiropractic profession and the services of Doctors of Chiropractic for the benefit of patients they serve. The purpose of the ACA is to provide leadership in health care and a positive vision for the chiropractic profession and its natural approach to health and wellness. On behalf of the chiropractic profession, the ACA accomplishes its mission and purpose by affecting public policy and legislation, by promoting high standards in professional ethics and quality of treatment and by carrying out a dynamic strategic plan to help ensure the professional growth and success of Doctors of Chiropractic.

Publications

The Association publishes general education literature; supplies for use with children and in classrooms; back injuries literature; health, safety, occupational, and insurance literature; vocational and career literature; public and professional relations kits; professional affairs materials; and pamphlets, films, and posters. Serial publication: ACA Journal of Chiropractic, monthly--contains organizational news and articles on various aspects of chiropractic.

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Audit

Date Entered: 4/1/1998
Date Edited: 2/18/2013
Date Revised: 11/7/2007 12:39:03 PM
Health Referral Number: HR0144
Accession Number: DP91A0800

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