Our Founding Principles
At Mercy Health, everything we do is rooted in our heritage as a faith-based organization and our strong commitment to bettering the communities we serve.
We serve together in Mercy Health,
in the spirit of the Gospel,
to heal body, mind and spirit;
to improve the health of our communities;
and to steward the resources entrusted to us.
Mercy Health is committed to being the most trusted health partner for life by building strong, genuine, long-term patient relationships through patient-centered, personalized primary care; coordinated specialty services and care management; and convenient access to the health system.
We promise to be accessible, to listen intently, and to provide expert guidance that empowers you to take an active role in your health care decisions.
- Social Justice
- Care of the Poor and Underserved
- We support each other in serving our patients and communities
- We communicate openly, honestly, respectfully and directly
- We are fully present
- We are all accountable
- We trust and assume goodness in intentions
- We are continuous learners
The name, Mercy Health, provides the motivation and focus for service based upon a belief that our work is sacred. We are privileged participants in the healing work of God. As such, our services and interactions with those who suffer from physical, mental, emotional, spiritual ills are in fact acts of mercy and loving kindness.
Our name reminds us that every human person is a recipient of a divine gift of Mercy, a gifts that allows us to find meaning and hope even in the midst of human suffering and death.
The Mercy Health logo symbolizes the legacy of the Sisters of Mercy who founded our organizations. The intertwining crosses are reminders of the selfless service, unconditional love and hospitable acceptance we are called to express for all persons.
Our tagline "Trusted. For Life." represents a shortened version of our vision statement. "Trusted" communicates that we strive to be a relationship-based, patient-centered provider. "For Life" represents the continuum of care we provide, and conveys our desire to help achieve optimal health and wellness.