Prorated Membership Dues
Active, Affiliate and Associate membership dues are now prorated for a half-year membership between now and March 31, 2017, and will be paid through June 30, 2017.
If your organization is currently a member of NRAA you are eligible for membership as an Additional Contact, annual dues for Additional Contacts are $50 per individual (not eligible for prorated dues rate) - Download Additional Contact Application (PDF).
Membership applications received April 1, 2017 β June 30, 2017 will cover the full membership year (July 1 - June 30) through till June 30, 2018 (i.e. applications received on April 1, 2017 will be paid through June 30, 2018 at regular membership dues rates, receiving a bonus of three months of membership). The NRAA membership year runs July 1 - June 30.
Membership applications received between January 1, 2017 - March 31, 2017 will receive membership till the end of the 2016-2017 membership year, June 30, 2017.
Please read the membership categories below. If you have any questions regarding membership (i.e. eligibility), please contact NRAA Headquarters at
or (215) 320-4655.
$350 $175 (half year pro-rated rate)
Active Membership is for companies and organizations that meet the NRAA definition** of Provider Company or Management Consulting Company. An Active member company must designate a Primary Representative to represent it. An Active member may have unlimited non-voting Additional Contacts that may participate in NRAA activities and benefits. The assigned Primary Representative acts as the voting member and is eligible to sit on the NRAA Board of Directors.
**NRAA definition of Provider Company:
Provider Company = a provider of dialysis services and who furnishes, bills, or is paid for dialysis treatments in the normal course of business. This could include any provider that operates as a standalone or is hospital based.
**NRAA definition of Management Consulting Company:
Management Consulting Company = a company that consults for new or existing Dialysis facility development or management of a dialysis program
$350 $175 (half year pro-rated rate)
An Affiliate member is any COMPANY involved in the ESRD industry and supportive of the purposes of NRAA. These companies are not eligible for membership as an Active member of NRAA. An Affiliate member company must designate a Primary Representative to represent it. An Affiliate member may have unlimited Additional Contacts that may participate in NRAA activities and benefits. Affiliate Members do not have voting rights and are not eligible to sit on the NRAA Board of Directors.
$150 $75 (half year pro-rated rate)
An Associate member is exclusively an INDIVIDUAL who is involved in the ESRD industry and supportive of the purposes of NRAA. These individuals are not directly employed by or otherwise involved in companies that are Active members of NRAA. These individuals are not eligible for membership as an Active member of NRAA. Associate members do not have voting rights and are not eligible to sit on the NRAA Board of Directors.
Primary Representative: (dues are included with company membership)
Active and Affiliate member companies are represented by an individual who has been designated in writing to be the Primary Representative by the company. A company can only have one Primary Representative at a time. A change in Primary Representative may be made by the company in writing to NRAA. Primary representatives receive dues billings for the member company, and are the voting contact for the member company. Only Primary Representatives of Active member companies are eligible to run for the NRAA Board of Directors.
Additional Contact: (dues are $50 per additional contact)
In addition to the Primary Representative, an Active Member or Affiliate Member Company may identify unlimited additional contacts as part of their active membership. Additional Contacts receive all NRAA member benefits, including access to the Members Only website, NRAA e-mail communications, including the weekly Renal Watch newsletter, and discounted meeting registration rates. Additional Contacts are not eligible to vote or be a candidate for, elected to or appointed to the Board or serve as an Officer.