Mission, Vision and Values

(updates approved by Board of Commissioners January, 2014)

Mission:Emergency services nurse with patient at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon, WA.

To improve the health of our community, serving with compassion and respect, one person at a time.


Working together, Skagit Regional Health will transform healthcare by improving access, service, quality and efficiency in support of our goal of a healthier community.


We are committed to putting patients first and dedicated to our patients, providers, guests and fellow team members.

We are dedicated to collaboration with our community to foster health and wellness.

Quality is paramount and we will demonstrate the highest level of care, customer service and compassion at all times.

We are committed to innovation and serving as a leader in health care.

We will responsibly manage our resources for the benefit of our community and remain true to our mission.

We are mindful in our efforts to always show respect, dignity and kindness to our diverse community, caring for their physical emotional and spiritual needs.

We advocate inclusion and embrace the differences of those with whom we work and the communities we serve.

We are Committed to and Set our Priorities by our Adopted Service Standards:

  • Safety
  • Compassion
  • Presentation
  • Efficiency