The Dealhack Nurse and Healthcare Professional Discount Guide is the result of our quarterly survey of brands that offer discounts to nurses and other healthcare professionals in Canada. We verify each and every store on this list every three months and we add more to the list as we come across them.
The list is divided into 10 categories and can be used as the ultimate discount reference guide for nurses and other health care professionals. You can save or print the list to use as a handy reference.
Membership Discount Programs for Canadian Nurses
Canadian Nurses Association (CNA): CNA provides exclusive savings from national service providers which includes insurance, car rentals, transportation, hotels, and more. Nurses who register for the CNA will pay a membership fee of $63.65 for the calendar year ().
Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO): The Registered Nurses Association of Ontario provides discounts on education, insurance, and other services to nurses and nursing students. RNAO members will also receive free access to the Registered Nurse Journal as well as free attendance to webinars, consultations, and meetings. Registration is free for nurses who completed their undergraduate program in the past 12 months ().
Association of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (ARNM): The Association of Registered Nurses of Manitoba offers exclusive member discounts to partner stores and businesses. Membership is open to registered nurses, nursing students, nurse practitioners, associate RPNs or LPNs, and non-practicing nurses ().
Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO): The Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario offers special benefits and discounts to registered nurses, associate nurses, nursing students, and non-practicing nurses. Members can also access free resources on self-care, continuing education, student learning, career-building, and more ().
Nurses and Nurse Practitioners of British Columbia (ARNBC): The Nurses and Nurse Practitioners of British Columbia offers resource materials, services, and other benefits to practicing, retired, and student nurses in British Columbia. The regular annual membership fee is $60, and once registered you can email [email protected] to receive login details for Perkopolis to receive exclusive discounts and promotions on their partner businesses ().
Canadian Nurses for Health and the Environment (CNHE): Nurses receive free online educational courses and events when they sign up with the Canadian Nurses for Health and the Environment. They offer a $30 off discount for nurses who register with a regular membership ().
Canadian Orthopaedic Nurses Association (CONA): The Canadian Orthopaedic Nurses Association offers discounts on CONA national and local events to practicing, retired, associate, and student nurses. Registered members will also get 50% off Orthopaedic Nursing digital subscription, 40% off the annual subscription to the International Journal of Orthopaedic & Trauma Nursing, and 25% off the NAON Online Orthopaedic Review Course ().
Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA): The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority provides employee discounts to healthcare professionals through the StAR Program. Nurses employed in Winnipeg can avail of discounts on movie and theatre tickets, fitness programs, gym memberships, beauty salon services, car dealerships, electronics, and more ().
Clothing Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Travel & Transportation Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Avis Car Rental: Avis offers a 25% discount on car rentals to members of the Canadian Nurses Association who use the code AWD# D423537. They also offer a free upgrade, one free weekend day, and free membership to the Avis Preferred program ().
Budget Rent a Car: Nurses who are registered to the CNA can get 25% off car rentals at Budget when they use the code (BCD) D836637. Other benefits include a free upgrade, free membership to Budget Fastbreak, and one free weekend day. Book a reservation online or by calling 1-800-527-0700 ().
Canadian Association of Hepatology Nurses (CAHN): Members of the Canadian Association of Hepatology Nurses are eligible for reimbursements on travel expenses for annual conferences. The registration fee is $75 for one calendar year ().
Via Rail: Canadian Nurses Association members receive a 5% discount on Via Rail fares when they create and account and use the code 810892 when buying a ticket. Discount extends to a maximum of 3 people per CNA member ().
Retail & Shopping Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Bloomex: Members of the Canadian Nurses Association can sign up at Bloomex to get 20% off flower and gift orders. Same day flower delivery is also available to all major cities ().
Grand & Toy: Canadian Nurses Association members can save 10-20% on the regular price of office supplies at Grand & Toy. Orders above $50 are also qualified for free shipping on the next business day ().
Hotel, Resort, & Vacation Rental Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Holloway Lodging: Holloway Lodging is offering a 15% discount on the best available rate to nurses who are registered to CNA. Available for over 30 hotels across Canada. Some hotels required you to mention the “Canadian Nurses Association” rate upon booking (source).
Lake Louise Ski Resort: Lake Louise Ski Resort offers a $34 discount on lift tickets for Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses. Show your valid employment ID at the Guest Services office ().
Health & Fitness Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Float.Calm: Float.Calm offers ARNM members a 15% discount on a single flotation therapy package or session, or 10% off a monthly membership. Call 204-477-6507 to book an reservation (source).
Thermia: Thermea by Nordik Spa-Nature is offering a 15% nurse discount on thermal spa treatments to registered members of ARNM. Available every Monday to Thursday to members who book an online appointment (source).
Education Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology (CANO): The Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology offers free access to live and archived webinars ($35 value) to nurses who register for a membership. CANO members will also get a free Cancer Care Pocket Guide and free membership to the Sosido online sharing platform ().
de Souza Institute: de Souza Institute offers $50 off certification courses in oncology or hospice palliative care to members of the Canadian Nurses Association. Participants to de Souza certification study groups will also receive 20% off the CNA certification exam fee ().
Nurse.com: Registered nurses in Canada can subscribe for the Nurse.com Unlimited CE Membership to access over 700 nursing courses for continuing education. In addition, members will get 50% off premium courses ().
Financial Discounts for Canadian Nurses
MBNA: Members of the Canadian National Nurses who apply for a CNA MBNA Rewards Mastercard do not need to pay for annual fees. They will also earn bonus points on select purchases using this credit card ().
The Credit Counseling Society: Nurses who registered for an ARNM membership are eligible for free webinars and other digital resource materials from The Credit Counseling Society (source).
Insurance Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Johnson Insurance: Members of the Association of Registered Nurses of Manitoba who are beneficiaries of Johnson Insurance can get for exclusive rates on travel insurance and home insurance. Retirees are also qualified for the THRIVE health benefit plan (source).
Armour Insurance: Registered Nurses receive a free, no-obligation quote with Armour Insurance so they can avail of discounted rates for home and car insurance. Available for active and retired nurses in Alberta ().
Technology Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Lenovo: Nurses in Canada who are registered to the CNA can save up to 30% on Lenovo laptops, desktops, tablets, and other accessories. Free ground shipping is also included (source).
Other Discounts for Canadian Nurses
Dunn Right Home Inspections: Nurses who are residents of Prince Edward Island can get $50 off home inspection rates from Dunn Right (source).
Perkopolis: Perkopolis offers exclusive discounts on shopping, entertainment, travel, and hotels to nurses who registered to ARNM. Student and Associate members must send request login details from [email protected], while Practising members can create a Perkopolis account using their 6-digit registration number (source).
UPS: Nurses who are members of CNA can get 40% off UPS small package deliveries, free automatic daily pickup, and free UPS on-call pickup. They also get 30% off brokerage entry preparations fees and up to 75% off freight shipments of 150 lbs and above ().
- Every year, during National Nursing Week (May 6 – May 12), many businesses offer special discounts and promotions in celebration of nurses.
- It’s almost always a good idea to ask businesses if they offer a discount, as they don’t always openly advertise registered nurse and healthcare professional discounts.
- Most car insurance companies offer special rates and promotions to specific low-risk professionals, including healthcare professionals.
- There are many nurse membership organizations that are created for registered nurses in specific fields of medicine. Be sure to look for membership organizations within your specific area of expertise for additional discounts and offers.
Enjoy your Discounts!
Do you know other discounts for nurses and healthcare professionals that we missed? If so, please share them in the comments below with a link to where we can verify the discount so we can add them to the list!