Strategic Framework



Our Vision

To be widely recognised for providing safe, personal and effective care


Our Objectives

  • Put safety and quality at the heart of everything we do
  • Invest in and develop our workforce
  • Work with key stakeholders to develop effective partnerships
  • Encourage innovation and pathway reform and deliver best practice

Our Values

  • Put patients first
  • Respect the individual
  • Act with integrity
  • Serve the community
  • Promote positive change

Our Operating Principles

  • Quality is our organising principle
  • We strive to improve quality and increase value
  • Clinical leadership influences all our thinking
  • Everything is delivered by and through our clinical divisions
  • Support departments - support patient care
  • We deliver what we say we will deliver
  • Compliance with standards and targets is a must
  • This helps secure our independence and influence
  • We understand the world we live in, deal with it's difficulties and celebrate our successes

Our Improvement Priorities

  • Reducing mortality
  • Avoiding unnecessary admissions
  • Enhancing communications and engagement
  • Delivering reliable care
  • Timeliness of care