Our Business Philosophy

St. Francis Hospital Memphis is united around the common mission of helping people to live happier, healthier lives. We strive to be a distinguished leader in redefining care delivery and providing quality, innovative care for the patients we serve.

Our guiding business philosophy includes these tenets:

  • Meet the needs of each and every patient, whose care is our primary purpose and mission.
  • Maintain and enhance cooperative relationships with doctors to better serve the health care needs of our communities.
  • Forge strong partnerships with those who share our values.
  • Achieve standards of excellence which become the benchmark of industry practices.
  • Use innovation and creativity to identify and solve problems.
  • Apply quality management and leadership principles to foster continued employee development.
  • Treat each other, our patients and our partners with respect and dignity.
  • Hold integrity and honesty as our most important principles and perform at all times at the highest ethical standards.
  • Achieve a competitive return for our investors.
  • Strive for improvement day in and day out in everything we do.