Our Vision for Whole Person Care
Every patient will have personalized plans of care and will receive treatments
that are consistent with their individual goals and priorities.
Every adult patient will have a trusted decision maker or advance directive
in their electronic medical record.
Every seriously ill patient will have at least one goals-of-care conversation
prior to major surgeries or intensive medical treatments.
Every patient at every age and stage of life will be routinely assessed
to address their physical, functional, emotional, social and spiritual
Every seriously ill patient will have access to specialty palliative care.
Every patient will receive ethical care consistent with best-known processes
The Institute for Human Caring is guided by Providence’s core values
of Compassion, Dignity, Justice, Excellence, Integrity, as well as our
Promise to answer each patient’s call to “know me, care for
me, ease my way.”