About the HCA

The Healthcare Communications Association proactively represents and champions on behalf of the healthcare communications sector. A not-for-profit organisation, with membership comprising in-house teams, agencies, not-for-profits and individuals working in national and global healthcare communications across diverse business sectors, the HCA provides the collective voice to establish, maintain and improve best practice and quality standards in our speciality. As the accreditor of continuing professional development in healthcare communications, the HCA takes the leading role in providing education and shared learning, helping organisations and individuals develop their professional skills. With cross-industry membership, the HCA also aims to provide unique business intelligence and networking opportunities for its members.

Our membership is made up of manufacturers, agencies, third sector organisations and individuals that operate in the healthcare communications arena and we all agree to abide by our Code of Conduct.

Governance Structure

The governance of the HCA is monitored by the Governance Council.  The Governance Council comprises a subset of the Executive Committee and is led by the HCA Chairperson.


If you would like to get in touch or find out more about the HCA, please contact us by email.

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