We respect the inherent dignity and worth of every individual. We communicate openly with each other and provide honest feedback. We provide recognition -formal and informal- to individuals and work groups for their contributions. We believe that all creation should be held in reverence and that life is sacred in all its moments. We demonstrate a caring manner and respect the dignity of all.
We expect accountability for excellence in performance and adherence to professional and organizational standards. We pursue excellence in the care of the whole person. We work together to be effective and efficient in the use of resources and to provide a safe environment. We measure and continually improve quality in everything we do.
We respond to the needs of the whole person – body, mind and spirit. We foster an environment characterized by hospitality, trust and a spirit of community. We design our organizational systems to ensure that they meet the needs of those we serve. We will use our resources to responsibly serve the health needs of society. We are energized by an atmosphere of joy, mutual respect and compassion to find better ways of serving.
We function ethically, with integrity, honesty, fairness and confidentiality. We recognize that individual, institutional and societal interests are often in tension; we strive to discern how the good of the whole can best be served. We collaborate with other providers to improve health services. We develop a work environment that rewards mutual respect, free exchange of ideas, dedication, innovation and teamwork. We work together in a spirit of mutual support as we carry out our mission.