Mission & Values | NYC Health + Hospitals

Mission & Values

NYC Health + Hospitals is an integrated health care system of hospitals, neighborhood health centers, long-term care, nursing homes, and home care – the public safety net health care system of New York City. NYC Health + Hospitals is committed to the health and well-being of all New Yorkers and we offer a wide range of high quality and affordable health care services to keep our patients healthy and to address the needs of New York City's diverse populations. Our mission is to deliver high quality health services with compassion, dignity, and respect to all, regardless of income, gender identity, or immigration status.

NYC Health + Hospitals Mission and Values

NYC Health + Hospitals is committed to excellence in health care. Our providers work together to provide comprehensive, personalized care to all New Yorkers.

Mission

  • To extend equally to all New Yorkers, regardless of their ability to pay, comprehensive health services of the highest quality in an atmosphere of humane care, dignity, and respect.
  • To promote and protect, as both innovator and advocate, the health, welfare, and safety of the people of the City of New York.
  • To join with other health workers and with communities in a partnership which will enable each of our institutions to promote and protect health in its fullest sense – the total physical, mental and social well-being of the people.

Vision

NYC Health + Hospitals’ vision is to be a fully integrated health system that enables New Yorkers to live their healthiest lives.

Our Values

NYC Health + Hospitals has established the ICARE standards for all our staff. It will help us offer our patients a better experience when under our care and will increase staff awareness to become better engaged with the mission and vision of the organization.

  • INTEGRITY
    Keep Everyone Safe
  • COMPASSION
    Keep Patients First
  • ACCOUNTABILITY
    Manage Resources
  • RESPECT
    Work Together
  • EXCELLENCE
    Pursue Excellence.
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WE ALWAYS PUT PATIENTS FIRST