Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Mission, Vision & Values

At Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital, our enduring commitment is to providing the best care possible for you and your loved ones. We want to treat you as we would want members of our own families to be treated: with great compassion and expertise based upon the latest proven measures of clinical quality.

Mission statement

Methodist Health System is committed to improving the health of our communities by the way we care, educate and innovate.

Vision statement

We will be the preferred integrated health system in the region.

Values in our workplace – cultural competence

At Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital, all employees will behave in a way that is consistent with our core values. We intend to hold each other and ourselves mutually accountable for our actions.

Demonstrating our values in the workplace means that we will respect a wide range of people both like and unlike ourselves. Our similarities and differences may include these characteristics: race, gender, class, native language, ethnic origin, physical ability, age, religion, sexual orientation, professional experience, personal preferences and work style.

We value our diversity. These similarities and differences will be affirmed and respected as we serve all of our customers, our patients, families and coworkers.

Core values

Patient centered

We are patient driven and customer centered. Our patients are our first priority. We listen, understand their needs, and strive to exceed their expectations.

Respect

We honor and respect the dignity of all. We say what we mean and mean what we say. We require fair, honest, and ethical behavior in every activity under all circumstances.

Excellence

We strive for excellence and push beyond. We strive for the highest standard and push beyond. We continuously improve performance through knowledge, experience, innovation, and risk-taking.

Teamwork

We work as one. We invest in our people. We demonstrate respect and concern for everyone and value each individual as an equal team member. We support professional growth and autonomy.

Community Service

We are dedicated to serving our community. We strive to achieve a healthy balance between enhancing the welfare of our community and sustaining our economic growth.