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Our Mission

The mission of Loma Linda University Medical Center is to continue the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, "to make man whole," in a setting of advancing medical science and to provide a stimulating clinical and research environment for the education of physicians, nurses, and other health professionals.

Our Vision

Innovating excellence in Christ-centered health care

Our Values

     Compassion Reflecting the love of God through caring, respect, and empathy

          Identifies with others and listens to understand them

          Consistently treats others with courtesy, respect, and kindness

          Exceeds expectations when responding to needs in a n effective and timely manner

          Anticipates the needs of patients, family members and co-workers

     Integrity Ensuring our actions are consisten with our values

          Honors the sacred trust of thosse we serve

          Builds trust by giving open and honest feedback

          Actively solicits feeback and willingly accepts responsibility for actions

          Respects personal dignity and privacy

          Follows through on commitments and keeps promises

          Holds self and others accountable for actions and outcomes

     Excellence Providing care that is safe, reliable, efficient, and patient centered

          Takes all necessary measures to ensure safe patient care

          Thourghtfully balances the clinical, operational, and financial impact of actions and decisions

          Challenges the status quo to ensure an exceptional experience for patients and their family members

          Sets high standards to achieve and support world-class excellence in education and research

          Partners with physicians and care givers to ensure accurate, honest communication with patients and family members

     Teamwork Collaborating to achieve a shared purpose

          Demonstrates passion for the team

          Shares information and creates opportunities for increasing knowledge

          Recognizes the contributions of others and affirms and celebrates their successes

          Respects and encourages differing opinions

          Clearly communicates ideas and collaborates to break down barriers to safe patient-centered care

          Commits to continuous learning to ensure team strength and retention of the best talent

     Wholeness Embracing a balanced life that integrates ind, body, and spirit

          Supports the spiritual mission of faith-based health ministry

          Demonstrates a positive, peaceful, and hopeful attitude

          Incorportates daily choices that promote physical well being

          Uses appropriate humor in interactions with others

          Demonstrates caring to promote a compassionate healing environment for patients, families and caregivers