Our Mission, Vision and Values

Our Mission

As an academic health care system, we will transform the health of the communities we serve through compassionate, innovative, patient-centered care.

Vision

UofL Health will be Kentuckiana’s health care provider of choice.

  • Strive to provide a culture of exceptional care.
  • Develop collaborative relationships with patients and families.
  • Engage and nurture our physicians, nurses, allied health professionals and other team members.
  • Develop partnerships that improve the health and well-being of our community.
  • Collaborate with the University of Louisville Health Sciences Center to educate the next generation of health care professionals.

Values

  • Education & Research:¬†Further educate and help develop the skills of our staff by facilitating an academic, research-driven approach to patient care.
  • Patient-centered Care:¬†Demonstrate that our patients, their families, and the people of the communities we serve are at the heart of every decision we make.
  • Quality & Safety:¬†Achieve the highest standards of care and service by continually measuring and improving our outcomes.
  • Diversity & Inclusion:¬†Maintain an inclusive environment where we honor, respect and celebrate everyone for who they are, no matter their life experiences, perspectives or perceived differences.
  • Compassion:¬†Act with sensitivity and empathy in every encounter we have with our patients, their families and each other.
  • Stewardship:¬†Utilize resources, supplies and staff responsibly for the good of our patients, community and organization.