Research & Policy

BC’s chiropractors strive for the ongoing improvement of healthcare access, delivery and outcomes through the support of quality research and advocacy efforts. The profession continues to make a significant investment in furthering care and

Research and injury statistics continue to highlight the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and safety of chiropractic care. Studies indicate that patients:

  • Receive more timely care and experience high satisfaction
  • Are less likely to become chronic or reoccur
  • Return to work faster
  • Have less reliance on drugs or pharmaceuticals

The British Columbia Chiropractic Association is also actively engaged in conversations and partnerships with many stakeholder groups including the provincial government and insurance providers. The goal is to influence policy that expands access, alleviates wait