Mission, Vision & Values

Our Mission, Vision and Guiding Principles

Our Mission

As a Seventh-day Adventist medical center, we are a family of caring professionals serving our community with a passion for excellence, a spirit of Christian service, and a commitment to medical education.

Our Vision

White Memorial Medical Center, along with its physicians and community partners, will become an integrated health system that cares for its community and those who come from throughout the region for specialty care. Because of our size, scope of service and reputation, we will be an indispensable component of any larger network wishing to serve Eastern Los Angeles. When it comes to value, White Memorial Medical Center will perform in the top quartile of providers in Southern California.

Read about our mission in action.

Our Guiding Principles

At White Memorial, we pledge to uphold the hospital's values as a Christian organization, by living these six Guiding Principles every day. This is our promise to our patients, our community and each other.

I will reach for the highest standards in my work.

I will provide services that my customers say are excellent.

I will treat others with the same compassion and respect that I would want my family to experience.

I will take personal responsibility to ensure the safety of patients, co-workers and all others I come into contact with at work.

I will use all resources responsibly and efficiently.

I will be honest in all things.