The WFCCN’s constitution contains the basic, fundamental principles and procedures regarding the organization’s structure. The By-laws within provide greater detail of the rules of procedure by which WFCCN group memberships govern the organization.
To represent critical care nurses and critical care nursing at an international level.
To improve the standard of care provided to critically ill patients and their families throughout the countries of the world.
To advance the art and science of critical care nursing in all countries throughout the world.
To promote co-operation, collaboration and support for critical care nursing associations and individuals.
To improve the recognition of critical care nursing throughout the world.
To maintain and improve effective co-operation between all health professionals, institutions, agencies and charities who have a professional interest in the care of critically ill patients.
To establish standards for the education, practice and management of critical care nursing
To foster and support research initiatives that advance critical care nursing and patient/family care.
To encourage and enhance education programs in critical care nursing throughout the world
To provide conferences, written information and continuing education for critical care nurses.