Mission, Vision and Values

The Mission, Vision and Values of Providence work in concert to shape our decisions and guide our actions. They form the heart of our health care ministry.


As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.


Our values are the guiding principles for all we do, shaping our interactions with those whom we are privileged to serve.


St. Joseph Health System Cross with pink abstract background Jesus taught and healed with compassion for all. –Matthew 4:24
We reach out to those in need and offer comfort as Jesus did. We nurture the spiritual, emotional and physical well-being of one another and those we serve. Through our healing presence, we accompany those who suffer.


St. Joseph Health System Cross with green, blue and yellow abstract background All people have been created in the image of God. –Genesis 1:27
We value, encourage and celebrate the gifts in one another. We

respect the inherent dignity and worth of every individual. We recognize each interaction as a sacred encounter.


St. Joseph Health System Cross with blue, green and purple abstract background Act with justice, love with kindness and walk humbly with your God. –Micah 6:8
We foster a culture that promotes unity and reconciliation. We strive to care wisely for our people, our resources and our earth. We stand in solidarity with the most vulnerable, working to remove the causes of oppression and promoting justice for all.


St. Joseph Health System Cross with red, orange, yellow, blue and purple abstract background Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart. –Colossians 3:23
We set the highest standards for ourselves and our ministries. Through transformation and innovation, we strive to improve the health and quality of life in our communities. We commit to compassionate, safe and reliable practices for the care of all.


St. Joseph Health System Cross with purple, yellow, red and green abstract background Let us love not merely with words or speech but with actions in truth. –1 John 3:18
We hold ourselves accountable to do the right things for the right reasons. We speak the truth with courage and respect. We pursue authenticity with humility and simplicity.


Health for a Better World


“Know me, care for me, ease my way.”