Our Mission and Beliefs

Beliefs

We believe our role is to help you maximize your health

We believe we must deliver safe, high quality care

We believe we must invest in our people

We believe we must be accountable

We believe our role is to help you maximize your health

We will do this by...

Delivering programs that address your health care needs from birth through death

Refining our programs and making required investments to meet the changing and diverse needs of the people we serve

Developing our programs to include prevention, early diagnosis and rehabilitation

Maximizing partnerships to support you in achieving a healthy lifestyle

Evolving into a health care centre where our impact is felt beyond our physical walls

We believe we must deliver safe, high quality care

We will do this by...

Providing compassionate, patient-centered care Assessing and ensuring our clinical effectiveness

Focusing on patient safety and reducing preventable harm

Continually seeking ways to sustain and improve the way our care is provided

Enhancing and developing formal linkages with our physicians and other providers to ensure the right care is provided at the right time

Collaborating with research and innovation partners to enable early adoption of leading edge technologies and practices

We believe we must invest in our people

We will do this by...

Creating an environment in which our people are safe, valued and inspired to be their best

Fostering an inter-professional collaborative team environment

Maximizing information and technology to enable our processes

Providing the education and support to adopt new technologies and leading edge practices

Leveraging our role as a community teaching hospital

We believe we must be accountable

We will do this by...

Achieving efficiencies through a continuous focus on process improvement and collaborative partnerships

Promoting robust information which will be the basis for benchmarking and decision making

Treating each other with respect and communicating openly with patients, staff, physicians and broader community

Being fiscally responsible and contributing to long-term sustainability of the health care system

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