Nursing Mission, Core Values, Philosophy
Mission StatementThe mission of Nursing at the University of North Carolina Hospitals is to be a leader in providing compassionate, quality care focusing on the unique needs of patients and their families.
|We care about:|
The needs of our patients and their families guide our nursing care.
We are committed to fostering an environment that promotes respect, positive communication, and collaboration among all members of the patient/family/healthcare team.
Our practice reflects the Hospital's vision of "Leading, Teaching, Caring".
We are dedicated to serving the people of North Carolina and all who come to us for care, honoring their unique and diverse needs.
We are committed to excellence in nursing by creating a culture of lifelong learning that integrates evidence-based practice, research and professional development.
|The philosophy of Nursing at the University of North Carolina Hospitals reflects the vision and values of our organization. We support an environment that promotes professional nursing practice and which emphasizes several key principles:|
|Developed by UNC Hospitals Department of Nursing Shared Governance Steering Committee,|
|Approved by: Dr. Mary C. Tonges, RN, PhD, FAAN|