Hospitals mend broken bodies, usher in new life, and provide a dignified gateway out of our mortal toil. Here's how some of them define their mission for tackling this difficult task.
St. Michael’s Hospital
30 Bond Street Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8
Slogan / Motto
Leading with innovation Serving with compassion.
Based in Ontario, St. Michael’s Hospital was founded in 1892 by the Sisters of St. Joseph. It is a Catholic academic health care provider and is affiliated with the University of Toronto, providing healthcare services in addition to teaching and research.
At St. Michael’s Hospital we recognize the value of every person and are guided by our commitment to excellence and leadership. We demonstrate this by: * Providing exemplary physical, emotional and spiritual care for each of our patients and their families * Balancing the continued commitment to the care of the poor and those most in need with the provision of highly specialized services to a broader community * Building a work environment where each person is valued, respected and has an opportunity for personal and professional growth * Advancing excellence in health services education * Fostering a culture of discovery in all of our activities and supporting exemplary health sciences research * Strengthening our relationships with universities, colleges, other hospitals, agencies and our community * Demonstrating social responsibility through the just use of our resources. The commitment of our staff, physicians, volunteers, students, community partners and friends to our mission permits us to maintain a quality of presence and tradition of caring, which are the hallmarks of St. Michael’s Hospital.
Sibley Memorial Hospital
5255 Loughboro Road, N.W. Washington DC 20016
The Sibley Memorial Hospital is a community hospital which offers healthcare services to people living in the Washington, DC area. It houses the Center for Rehabilitation Medicine, Sibley Senior Services, skilled nursing care and also a residential Alzheimer’s unit.
The mission of Sibley Memorial Hospital is to provide quality health services and facilities for the community, to promote wellness, to relieve suffering, and to restore health as swiftly, safely, and humanely as it can be done, consistent with the best service we can give at the highest value for all concerned.
Saint Vincent Hospital
123 Summer Street Worcester, MA 01608
Saint Vincent Hospital is a Catholic community based hospital that provides healthcare services to the Greater Worcester community. Founded in 1893 by the Sisters of Providence, the hospital was named after their patron saint, Saint Vincent de Paul. The hospital has a Lung Cancer Center, a da Vinci Robotic Surgical System, and many more.
Saint Vincent Hospital’s mission is: * To participate in the creation of healthier lives within the community. * To provide healthcare services in a fiscally responsible manner which contribute to the physical, psychological, social and spiritual well being of the patients and community which it serves. * To provide assistance to the whole person in a Catholic spirit of equality and interfaith serving all regardless of age, color, creed or gender. * To carry on educational and research activities related to the provision of care to the sick and injured or related to the promotion of health.
160 North Midland Avenue Nyack, NY 10960
Slogan / Motto
Exceptional skill. Extraordinary care.
Based in Rockland County, NY, Nyack Hospital is a community acute care medical and surgical hospital. Besides being a member of NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System and an Affiliate of Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, the Nyack Hospital is particularly known for its Vascular Center, wherein advanced techniques and technology are being used to treat vascular ailments.
The mission of Nyack Hospital is to provide competent, innovative, and accessible emergency and acute care services for the residents of Rockland County. We are caring people operating an extraordinary community hospital. Vision. In its second century of service, Nyack Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System will set the pace for sophisticated care in Rockland County. Getting better means all of us will be responsible for taking great care of our patients, each other, and our hospital.
28 Crescent Street Middletown, CT 06457
Slogan / Motto
Healthcare the way you prescribe it.
Middlesex Hospital is a non-profit organization geared towards providing inpatient and outpatient healthcare services to people in the Greater Middlesex County. They have more than 30 inpatient, outpatient, primary care and emergency facilities and over 350 active physicians on staff having different specializations.
The mission of Middlesex Health System is to improve the health of the people and communities we serve and to manage illness with skill and compassion. The mission of Middlesex Health Services is to sponsor high quality healthcare-related services that are complementary to those offered by Middlesex Hospital. Middlesex Health Services is a not-for-profit entity. The mission of Middlesex Health Resources is to sponsor high quality healthcare-related services that are complementary to those offered by Middlesex Hospital. Middlesex Health Resources is a for-profit entity, and the Company is involved in the ownership of hospital-related real estate, a hospital collection agency and a home infusion business.