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VISION STATEMENT FOR NURSING AT
MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
The nurses of Mercy Medical Center bring our Mission Statement to life in the practice of professional nursing that embodies our core values.
Working together, we create an environment that
allows nursing to advance the mission of Mercy
Medical Center through collaboration, mutual respect and trust. We will develop the next generation of caregivers and honor those who came before us.
We are accountable for the practice of nursing at
Mercy Medical Center, collectively and individually
striving to continuously improve patient care and
employee satisfaction. We commit to creating an
environment that recruits and retains nurses who
share and support these values.
Our primary responsibility is to provide care to our
patients and families that is safe, effective and
sensitive to their faith, culture, developmental stage and health status.
Our defining characteristic is professionalism.
We are empowered by our collective wisdom and
knowledge to make decisions about the practice
of nursing at Mercy Medical Center. Our decision making structure promotes the advancement of
nursing, the development of leadership and the shared responsibility for nursing practice by nurses.
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