Together -Safe, Kind, Excellent
Our people – all our people – are the most important part of providing excellent patient care, no matter what role they do. It’s something we feel immensely proud of.
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Our vision – to improve people’s quality of life through innovative and sustainable healthcare
Our mission – to provide outstanding care, teaching and research, with a local focus
CUH is well placed to enable the integration of these three core activities through its position as:
A local District General Hospital for the Cambridgeshire community
A specialist hospital on a regional and national basis
A teaching hospital for the University of Cambridge; and
A major academic and clinical research centre
In order to achieve our vision, the Board has committed to a strategy that acknowledges our challenges and champions our strengths. CUH’s strategy aims are:
All four programmes are focused on improving the quality, safety and experience of care for our patients.
These strategic aims keep us focused on what is important and drive us towards excellence. This includes respecting each other as colleagues, working together for better patient care and sharing our goals as a developing and dynamic organisation.
Our values — Together – safe, kind and excellent – define the way we work and behave towards our patients, partners and each other. It’s about treating everyone as they would like to be treated.