The Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists is the national voice for Canada's growing community of respiratory therapists.
CSRT members have access to:
- Professional liability insurance
- A subscription to the Canadian Journal of Respiratory Therapy (CJRT), the only journal designed especially for Canada's respiratory therapists
- Discounted registration for the CSRT Annual Education Conference
- An online credit tracking platform to manage professional development activities
- Online membership renewal and registration to CSRT events
- On-line education – (RT Resource) that includes tutorials, guidelines, review of articles, and other educational material.
- Access to complimentary webinars
- Access to a monthly debit plan to facilitate paying for national association dues, provincial association dues and provincial licensing fees
- Opportunity to obtain the CSRT Fellowship designation
- Opportunity to obtain the CSRT Anesthesia Assistant Certificate
- A monthly CSRT newsletter, highlighting Society activities and respiratory news and information
- Advocacy efforts on behalf of members to promote national standards, to offer new opportunities for respiratory therapists and to ensure that health policy makers take into account the respiratory therapists perspective on healthcare policy
- National standards of practice and a code of ethical and professional conduct
- Volunteer opportunities to participate in the direction of the Society by sitting on the Board of Directors
- CSRT has teamed up with Prolink to offer its members the option to buy into a monthly plan for extended healthcare benefits, dental benefits, long-term disability etc. For more information please visit their tailored website here.
- Special gym membership pricing available through GoodLife Fitness to CSRT members. The annual fee of $499 is a steal and includes many perks! (Use your CSRT ID# as your Employee/Member #)
- Receive free laser engraving, a free ID tag and stethoscope carry cases at 1/2 price, with every stethoscope purchase at Stethoscope.ca. Use promo code CSRT2017 when placing your order
- Street Capital Bank of Canada offers CSRT members preferred mortgage rates and personalized service from an experienced mortgage professional
- Preferred group rates on Home and Auto insurance through TD Insurance Meloche Monnex. Visit their website for more information.
- Exclusive CSRT Travel Discount Program through Local Hospitality, savings may exceed 50%, and average 10-20% below-market on all hotels and car rental suppliers around the world. Any hotel, any car, anywhere, anytime!
- NEW! Discounted rates from Park’N Fly in airports in Vancouver, Toronto, Montréal, Edmonton, Ottawa and Halifax. Check out their seasonal promo here
- Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) membership, receive a discount of 27% on your first year membership to CAA
- Scrubs Canada offers as 10% discount off the purchase price. Use promo code "CSRT" under coupons at checkout