Mission & Vision


Hong Kong Association of Critical Care Nurses (HKACCN) exists as a non-profit, speciality organisation, dedicated to promoting quality and cost-effective care for critically ill patients, and strengthening ties with their families and the community on achieving the purpose. This is accomplished through health education to the public and healthcare professionals; promotion of research activities to support evidence-based nursing practice; implementation of agreed practice standards of critical care nursing.


  • To define and promote the standards of critical care nursing practice.

  • To provide critical care nurses with educational opportunities in the form of continuing nursing education.

  • To support and facilitate critical care nursing research.

  • To work collaboratively with other health-related organisations towards the improvement of critical care.

  • To provide rapid information dissemination and effective communication networks to and on behalf of critical care nurses.