The mission of Rhode Island Hospital is to be at the forefront of
patient care by creating, applying and sharing the most advanced
knowledge in health care.
Through its unyielding pursuit of excellence in service, education,
research, technology and information, Rhode Island Hospital will be
recognized regionally and nationally for the clinical expertise provided
through its centers of excellence.
Statement of Beliefs
We believe that we should deliver convenience and comprehensive
patient and family-centered care close to home.
We believe we should be regional and national leaders in
technology, treatments, programs and skills.
We believe research and academics are vital to providing our
patients with the most effective treatments.
We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to receive
lifesaving care regardless of ability to pay.
We believe that patients, families and colleagues are critical
members of the decision-making team.
We believe that our environment and facilities are essential
components of the care we provide.
We believe we should steward our resources to best achieve our
We believe we should continuously improve all that we do.
We believe our patients should be safe from harm.
We believe that our patients benefit by our ability to draw upon
the many resources of an integrated health care system.
Statement of Purpose
We exist to serve by providing the best possible experience for our
Statement of Culture
Rhode Island Hospital fosters a high performance, high quality culture
that expects accountability and imparts trust.
Rhode Island Hospital is a founding partner of the Rhode
Island Network of Care for Behavioral Health.