(a) To assist individuals searching for an alternative to conventional treatments that have not provided them relief. To educate people as to the principles that lead to a healthy life, free of disease, worry, and stress, though the prayer of faith and deliverance, natural remedies that achieve healing for the spirit, soul (mind), and body. And to promote Holistic Medical Practitioners whose services result in a state of homeostasis (that is, balance in the body) for individuals in need.
(b) to offer membership in a trusted Association for “Practitioners ” in the Biblical and natural health community, who provide health-related services. Also these “Practitioners” are listed in a Directory so as to reach those in the public who need health-related services;
(c) to defend the rights of Holistic Medical Practitioners who offer natural health services when provided in a responsible and legal manner, and used in accordance to the Constitutional Rights and the Laws of the area in which they practice;
(d) to maintain a high standard of vetting for such Practitioners to assure the public of receiving balanced and quality alternative faith-based health and as well as safety for those seeking it;
(e) to offer assistance to the needy in third world countries, by promoting the teachings of the Word of God, and by administering aid to the sick and in-firmed from the benefits ofdonationsmade through GEMA as a non-profit religious-based Association.
If you would like to make a contribution to help GEMA assist those in need, please click the “donate” tab to the right. All donations are tax-deductible as provided by law.
It is essential that you key in the correct social security number for your background check to be run accurately or you will have to start the process over and re-submit the entire application. Please double check that your social security number is correct!
It is essential that you key in the correct birth date for your background check to be run accurately or you will have to start the process over and re-submit the entire application. Please double check that your birthdate is correct!
Although Guardian Ecclesiastical Medical Association requires every practitioner to have insurance, you WILL be able to continue the application process. The good news is that once you are approved, one of the benefits is being pre-approved for malpractice insurance. Please purchase your policy within 30 days, INCLUDING GEMA AS “ADDITIONAL INSURED” and email the policy # (including declaration page) to email@example.com. Please check your inbox for more information.
Guardian Ecclesiastical Medical Association will need to be added as "additional insured” on your policy, within 30 days of submitting your application. Go ahead and upload your current policy/declaration and once you make this change, please email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are already a GEMA practitioner of any kind, please use a different email address for this registration.
If you are already a GEMA practitioner of any kind, please do not continue this process. Instead, email email@example.com and ask to apply for Board Certification. If you are new to GEMA, please continue here.
Thank you for registering for GEMA practitioner membership! The next step is completing the application. Please check your email after each step and read the instructions thoroughly. CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER, if you don’t see the email(s) in your inbox. There are several steps to this process. Here are some items you will need to complete the application:
1. College Transcript(s) and/or Diploma(s)
2. Driver’s License
3. A list of the equipment and/or devices you use in your office, if any.
ATTENTION: SAVE $200 when you complete the application process in 10 days!
You are taking the first step to Guarding and Growing your Holistic Health services. Once you complete this page and click next, you will have 10 days to complete the 6-step application process and take advantage of the $200 admission fee discount, which will change from $175 to $375 after day 10. As soon as this page is submitted, it will take you to the actual application and then to a cart where you will pay the non-refundable application fee of $50. In between each step, you will be prompted to move to the next, until you get to the background check. Once you get to that step, you will have to wait for an email regarding the status, which could take up to 3 days. Once approved, you will receive an email notification with a link to login to your GEMA dashboard. Once logged in, you will be prompted to pay your monthly Holistic Health Link (HHL) fee and then your GEMA fee(s). For more information on fees, please visit https://gemassociation.org/practitioner-membership-why-how.
*NOTE – it is possible to complete this entire process in one day. If your background check is clear, it immediately returns results, which prompts us to immediately send you the payment email notification. GEMA and HHL fees must both be paid within 10 days of joining, for you to receive the $200 discount. You will find a “Count-Down Timer” at the top of your dashboard to help you keep track of your deadline.
If you have questions, please use the chat window located on the right side of any page or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAVE $200 by keeping track of your “Join Date” and completing the entire 6-step application process within 10 days. Your GEMA admission fee will go from $175.00 to $375.00, if you don't complete all 6 steps within 10 days. You will find a “Count-Down Timer” at the top of your dashboard to help you keep track of your deadline.