EXCEPTIONAL CARE AND COMFORT

Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) is an integrated health system that consists of:

Guiding Principles

Mission

SVHC exists to provide exceptional health care and comfort to the people we serve.

Vision

SVHC is recognized as a preeminent, rural, integrated health care system that provides exceptional, convenient, safe, and affordable care.

Values

SVHC expects its employees to model the following values:

Quality: achieving the best possible outcomes and satisfying the customer in the most cost-effective manner.

Empathy: treating others in a compassionate and sensitive manner.

Safety: preventing harm to patients from treatment that is intended to help them and to employees from an environment that is intended to support them.

Teamwork: achieving shared goals through collaboration, accountability, and mutual respect and supports.

Stewardship: conserving resources and making decisions that achieve the highest value at the lowest cost.