Mission, Vision, and Values


Our Mission

Our three-fold mission of excellence in patient care, medical education, and research leads us to place diversity at the forefront of our efforts. We believe that, with commitment to our racially, ethnically, and socioeconomically diverse community, we can deliver outstanding patient care, provide training to the best students, and engage in the groundbreaking research that can find solutions to the complex problems in a rapidly-changing world.

Our Vision

We will work together on a foundation of mutual respect, to build the University of Chicago Medicine into one of the finest organizations in the country, as measured by the quality of our patient care, the satisfaction of patients and their families, and the level of pride among everyone who works here.

Our Values

Participation – A spirit of teamwork and sharing
Respect – Consideration and appreciation for others
Integrity – Honesty in our words and actions
Diversity – Honoring the power of different backgrounds and perspectives
Excellence – A commitment to do our best at all times

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