Our Mission, Vision And Values
HEALTH CARE MISSION
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare is committed to living out the healing ministry of Jesus by providing exceptional and compassionate health care service that promotes the dignity and well being of the people we serve.
HEALTH CARE VISION
Our health ministries will be recognized in each community we serve for superior and compassionate patient service, clinical excellence, as the health care employer of choice, and the preferred partner of physicians.
Franciscan Ministries is committed to providing quality affordable housing in a compassionate environment that promotes wholeness of life within ourselves and the communities we serve.
Our housing ministries will be recognized for excellence in property management and a well-integrated network of support services that provide hope, growth, and opportunity.
Our Values, which flow from our Mission and Catholic tradition, must have meaning for every one of us. Through them we put the healing ministry of Jesus into practice throughout the Wheaton Franciscan system. We expect that all associates, physicians, volunteers, and anyone else acting on behalf of the organization follow these Values to have a positive impact on every person whose life we touch.
We value each person as sacred, created in the image and likeness of God, which gives worth and meaning to each person’s life.
We value honesty and words and actions that build trust.
We value personal and professional growth that combines the physical, emotional, spiritual, and relational aspects of life and work.
We value superior performance in our work and service.
We value our responsibility to use human, financial, and natural resources entrusted to us for the common good, with special concern for those who are poor.