The mission of the International Union for the Natural Health, Complementary & Alternative Medicine Professions is to improve the working conditions and the health of the American worker through:
The creation of specially negotiated benefit programs that promote better health in the workplace and allow workers greater options in health care;
Improving public understanding of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) and the role of practitioners of holistic and natural health therapies in the health care system;
Influencing health care policy and improving the health care system;
Providing the American worker greater access to comprehensive health care benefits, with an emphasis on natural therapies and preventive care;
Promoting and protecting the interests of the CAM Professions and all union members in the legislative, regulatory, and political arenas;
Protecting the professional practice interests and legal rights of CAM practitioners and advancing the Profession’s standards of practice, education and research.