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Mission Statement

Quality Patient Centered Healthcare

Salem Memorial District Hospital's mission is to provide quality, patient centered healthcare, with compassion and professional excellence, every patient, every encounter, every time.


To be a portal of quality healthcare, promoting wellness and providing resources to enable our community to lead healthy productive lives.


Our hospital's patient centered culture ensures that this occurs in an engaging and collaborative environment. Our core values are embodied in the acronym "IMPACT".

While our business strategies may change over time, we remain steadfast in our adherence to these values that guide our interactions with patients, families, communities and colleagues. We believe the values represented by IMPACT are what make us unique and are essential to building a culture of enduring excellence. We continually reaffirm our commitment to these values and ask all our colleagues to do the same.

I Integrity Integrity is the cornerstone of every action we take. Our word is our bond. We strive to demonstrate a consistency of character that is transparent, genuine, trustworthy and respectful.
M Mentorship The quality of our people is the key to our success. Through mentorship, we pass on our institutional knowledge, develop our talent pool and create a sustainable and excellent patient centered care environment.
P Patient Centered We are passionate about our work. We are committed to going above and beyond what is expected of us. Decisive, nimble and results-driven, we endeavor to provide patient centered care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient preferences, needs and values, and ensuring that patient values guide all clinical decisions.
A Accountability We are all accountable to each other, our patients and to our community. Individual accountability is critical to achieving the overall goals and objectives of the hospital.
C Courage We live in a constantly changing world. What was good enough yesterday will not be enough tomorrow. We embrace change and we have the courage to take calculated risks to exceed our objectives.
T Teamwork We are one team. We believe that our collaborative culture provides a competitive advantage. We communicate openly with each other and value diversity.

Our Progressive Outlook

Our progressive outlook can be seen in the personal care our patients receive. Find out more about us, as well as the many services we offer. At our facility, you receive high quality care while staying close to home!

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