From our first acute care hospital in 1979 to more than 26 acute care hospitals, our mission is: To provide superior quality healthcare services that: PATIENTS recommend to family and friends, PHYSICIANS prefer for their patients, PURCHASERS select for their clients, EMPLOYEES are proud of, and INVESTORS seek for long-term returns. How do we achieve our mission? By leading Bringing new hospitals, freestanding emergency departments and urgent care centers to communities we serve so that we can deliver care to more people. By innovation We deliver faster, more efficient care with better outcomes and invest in advanced technology that improves patient care and patient safety. By partnering We continue to establish academic affiliations that set our facilities apart and establish them as destinations for care in the communities we serve. By compassion Medical technology improves the body but treating patients like they are members of our own families we can deliver better, more compassionate care.