EMHS partners with individuals and communities to improve health and well-being by providing high quality, cost effective services.
To accomplish its mission, EMHS will embrace these values:
We demonstrate a passion for caring for others and the pursuit of service excellence in all that we do.
We are capable of extraordinary creativity and are willing to explore new ideas to achieve our healthcare mission.
We commit to the highest standards of behavior and doing the correct thing for the right reasons.
We respect the dignity, worth, and rights of others.
We take a responsible and disciplined approach to achieving our priorities and responding to an ever-changing environment.
Working together in collaboration and teamwork is more powerful than working alone.
Our pillars of excellence help guide our present and future successes:
Goal: Attract, engage, and retain the talent needed to excel in the new healthcare model.
Goal: Ensure accessibility and a culture of safety, courtesy, and respect.
Goal: Drive measurable excellence in areas of strategic importance.
Goal: Assure sufficient financial resources under changing healthcare models.
Goal: Achieve mission oriented, strategic growth.
Goal: Partner with community groups to improve population health for selected high risk conditions or geographies
In addition to these six pillars, EMHS is committing to new initiatives in community health, driven by data provided by our Community Health Needs Assessment
. These initiatives include pursuing ideas relative to reducing obesity in our communities, preventing chronic disease, increasing access to healthcare, and decreasing substance abuse in Maine.