Membership: Membership Categories

Membership Categories

Note: Membership year runs from January to December each year regardless of when you apply.
 
 
VOTING
Active Technologist
Annual Membership Fee ($135.60 incl. HST)

An Active Technologist member shall be a technologist currently employed in a situation which requires the use of knowledge of medical laboratory technology.

 

Inactive Technologist

Annual Membership Fee ($108.48 incl. HST)

An Inactive Technologist member shall be a technologist not currently employed in a situation which requires the use of knowledge of medical laboratory technology.

 

Active Laboratory Technician      

Annual Membership Fee ($135.60 incl. HST)

An Active Laboratory Technician member shall have obtained certification from the OSMT, or a program that has been deemed equivalent to OSMT certification and be actively employed in a situation which requires the use of knowledge to work as a laboratory technician. 

 

Inactive Laboratory Technician    

Annual Membership Fee ($108.48 incl. HST)

An Inactive Laboratory Technician member shall have obtained certification from the OSMT, or a program that has been deemed equivalent to OSMT certification, and not be currently employed in a situation which requires the use of knowledge to work as a laboratory technician.

 

Active Laboratory Assistant      

Annual Membership Fee ($135.60 incl. HST)

An Active Laboratory Assistant member shall have obtained certification from a recognized organization that has not been deemed equivalent to the OSMT certification, and be actively employed in a situation which requires the use of knowledge to work as a laboratory assistant. 

 

Inactive Laboratory Assistant  

Annual Membership Fee ($108.48 incl. HST)

An Inactive Laboratory Assistant member shall have obtained certification from a recognized organization that has not been deemed equivalent to  OSMT certification, and not be currently employed in a situation which requires the use of knowledge to work as a laboratory technician.

 

Retired Technologist

Annual Membership Fee ($27.12 incl. HST)

A Retired Technologist member shall have retired from gainful employment which required the use of knowledge of medical laboratory technology, have been a member in good standing for the most recent ten (10) years and attained the age of fifty (50) years. Application must be made by letter of request to the Board of Directors.

 

Retired Laboratory Technician     

Annual Membership Fee ($27.12 incl. HST)

A Retired Laboratory Technician member shall have retired from gainful employment which required the use of knowledge to work as a Laboratory Technician, have been a member in good standing for the most recent ten (10) years, and attained the age of fifty (50) years.  Application must be made by letter of request to the Board of Directors. 

 

Retired Laboratory Assistant     

Annual Membership Fee ($27.12 incl. HST)

A Retired Laboratory Assistant member shall have retired from gainful employment which required the use of knowledge to work as a Laboratory Assistant, have been a member in good standing for the most recent ten (10) years, and attained the age of fifty (50) years.  Application must be made by letter of request to the Board of Directors. 

 

Honorary

No Fee Payable

An Honorary member shall be an individual who has been recommended for honorary membership for outstanding services and contributions to the field of medical laboratory technology, subject to approval by the Board of Directors. The recommendation shall be signed by not fewer than 10 active members of the Corporation.

 

NON-VOTING
Affiliate
Annual Membership Fee ($108.48 incl. HST)

An Affiliate member shall be an individual or organization who is concerned with the enhancement of laboratory technology and who wishes to have a formal association with a professional body.  Affiliate members shall include laboratory personnel, healthcare providers, educators, and other stakeholders, who do not qualify for membership in the other categories. (professional liability insurance coverage is not included).

 

Student

Annual Membership Fee ($27.12 incl. HST)

A Student member shall be currently enrolled in a recognized medical laboratory technology, or an OSMT-approved assistant/technician education program.

 

Subscriber

Annual Membership Fee ($135.60 incl. HST)

A Subscriber receives OSMT publications only.

 

** Please note:  For persons who choose to make partial payments, your membership card and receipt will not be mailed until the final payment has been processed.