EfCCna8th EfCCNa Congress 2019
13-16 February | Ljubljana | Slovenia

European federation of Critical Care Nursing associations (EfCCNa)

'Working together - Achieving more'

The European federation of Critical Care Nursing associations (EfCCNa) is a formal network of critical care nursing associations in Europe.

Founded in 1999 it currently has 28 national member associations that represent approximately 25.000 European critical care nurses.
Since its inception, the mission of the federation has been clear:  to promote collaboration and equity among the national critical care member associations in order to improve nursing care of critically ill patients and their families.

EfCCNa provides a unique opportunity for European critical care nurses working as equal partners on the advancement of European critical care practice, education, management and research.

EfCCNa - the powerful and collective voice of critical care nurses in Europe.


The abstracts will be published as a downloadable PDF at the Full programme page of this website approx. 1 week before the Congress. Due to environmental reasons the abstracts will not be printed as part of the Programme book.

Certificate of attendance

A certificate of attendance stating the number of contact hours will be available online on your personal registration page after the Congress. The Congress will not be offering accreditation credits.

Congress language

The official conference language is English.

Dress code

The dress code during the entire meeting is “smart casual”. The dress code for the Congress Party is Lounge Suit/Cocktail dress.


Wireless internet is available at no charge throughout the entire Congress Centre. The access codes will be listed in the Programme book that you will receive on-site. 


The organisers will not be responsible for any medical expenses incurred by participants and will not accept any liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss or damage to property belonging to participants.

Programme changes

The organisers reserve the right to adjust or change the programme as necessary.

Smoking Policy

Smoking is not permitted at the congress facilities. Smoking is not allowed in all enclosed spaces in Luxembourg including offices, restaurants and pubs.