Member Benefits

NCRA membership year runs on a calendar year basis, January 1 through December 31. Excellent membership benefits include access to members-only services as well as discounts on many products and services.  

Here are just a few of the other benefits you receive by joining:

  • Educational Conferences and Workshops: Expand your knowledge with presentations by industry leading practitioners and educational seminars at member-discounted rates.

  • Not a Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR)? Visit the NCRA’s Council on Certification webpage for more information on the CTR exam and credential.  Use NCRA’s proven CTR Exam Prep Resources to become a CTR.

  • Already a CTR? Access and manage your CEs using NCRA’s Center for Cancer Registry Education.  The center provides easy access to high-quality education programming to support both seasoned cancer registrars and those that are new to the field.

  • Peer Networking Opportunities: Connect with the largest network of cancer registry professionals through a variety of different resources including NCRA's online Membership Directory.  

  • Join NCRA’s Mentoring Program to find a mentor or serve as one, join a social media group such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter and use NCRA’s Job Bank to advance your career.  

  • Subscription to the quarterly Journal of Registry Management: Access relevant technical news and methodology which includes peer-reviewed topics related to the management of health registries and the collection, management and use of cancer, trauma, AIDS and other health registry data.

  • Subscription to the quarterly official NCRA Newsletter, ‘The Connection’: Stay current with NCRA happenings with this member-exclusive publication. This resource includes articles on topics related to the NCRA Board of Directors, Committees, Liaisons, Council on Certification, Executive Office, and more.

  • Access NCRA Membership Directory and other technical resources such as fact sheets on a variety topics, including HIPAA, The Cancer Registry and The Registrar, your community and staffing.

  • Professional Liability Insurance: Professional Liability Insurance is a new NCRA member benefit offered through CPH & Associates. All NCRA members are eligible to apply and take advantage of the low annual premiums and the 50% discount on the administrative fee. The limits of liability offered are $1,000,000-$6,000,000 per one-policy year.

  • Official NCRA Membership Card: Entitles members to significant savings at NCRA conferences, the CTR exam and NCRA store products such as publications, manuals, workbooks, conference materials, merchandise, a variety of educational tools, special discounts and more.