To apply for recognition please contact your professional Association.
For Traditional Chinese Medicine Massage therapists to attain Bupa recognition for benefit payment purposes, the applicant must have completed, as a minimum, a Diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine Massage at an Australian Registered Training Organisation (RTO)
The following courses meet these minimum requirements:
Any educational qualifications substantially attained by distance/online/external mode will not be recognised.
All overseas qualifications must be independently validated and assessed by VETASSESS or by the relevant Overseas Qualifications Unit (OQU).
Additionally, applicants must also meet the Compulsory Additional Recognition Requirements.
The following Associations meet the requirements set out in the Bupa Accreditation Requirements for Professional Associations. Student membership is not acceptable.
|Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA) Ltd.||Phone: 07 3324 2599
Fax: 07 3394 2399
|Massage Association of Australia LTD (MAA)||Phone: 03 9555 9900
Fax: 03 9555 9904
|Australian Natural Therapists Association(ANTA)||Phone: 1800 817 577
Fax: 07 5409 8200
|Australian Association of Massage Therapist (AAMT)||Phone: 1300 138 872
Fax: 03 9602 3088
|Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS)||Phone: 02 9809 6800
Fax: 02 9809 7570
|Association of Massage Therapists Ltd||Phone: 02 9211 2441
Fax: 02 9211 2281
|Massage Australia||Phone: 02 4883 9500
Fax: 02 4883 9805
Please note that by accepting recognition with our fund you are agreeing to our Ancillary Provider Terms.Bupa Accreditation Requirements for Professional Associations.