SCCM membership offers an array of options to help you attain your personal and professional goals. Membership provides opportunities to volunteer for committees, join a local chapter and specialty sections, and more. Take these opportunities to network and make a bigger impact in critical care. 

SCCM is now offering a new membership structure with membership types designed to meet individual member needs, regardless of your role in critical care. Learn more about the new levels of membership available to those dedicated to the practice of critical care,

Become a member today using one of the following simple methods:

If you have any questions about membership, the status of your application or renewal, please contact the Customer Service Team at +1 847 827-6888 or email​. Representatives are available Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Central Time.

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 Associate Membership

​This membership type provides the most basic benefits to SCCM members, which include:
  • ​Discounts of up to 25% on SCCM educational programs and resources
  • Subscription to Critical Connections, the only newsmagazine focused on critical care
  • Online collaboration with other members through SCCM Connect and its knowledge education groups
  • Membership in up to 3 specialty sections and ability to join a local chapter
  • Free abstract submissions for Critical Care Congress®
  • Access to member-only benefits in LearnICU, SCCM’s virtual library of critical care knowledge and resources

Physicians $90
Healthcare Professionals $60


 Professional Membership

​An enhanced membership type that includes all benefits of the Associate Membership, plus the following additional benefits:
  • Subscription to Critical Care Medicine*, the #1 critical care subspecialty journal, as well as full online access to the archives. (Pediatric Critical Care Medicine journal available with membership in Pediatrics Section)
  • Volunteer opportunities on committees in the Creative Community in Critical Care
  • Eligibility to make motions, vote, and hold office 
  • Waived application fee to American College of Critical Care Medicine​ (ACCM), which honors those who have made outstanding contributions to critical care 
  • Eligibility to apply for grants and receive preferred awards
* Sponsored fellows will not receive Critical Care Medicine

Physicians $405
Healthcare Professionals $178


 Select Membership


The most enhanced membership type which includes benefits of the Associate and Professional Memberships, plus the following additional benefits:

  • ​Access to early registration and hotel reservations for SCCM events
  • Entry to private lounge and invitation to exclusive events at annual Critical Care Congress
  • Complimentary fellowship in ACCM for those who hold FCCM designation
  • Complimentary access to all SCCM On Demand​ products and select ePublications
  • Subscription to an eNewsletter providing information on exclusive topics
Physicians $490
Healthcare Professionals $226