Mission, Vision & Values

Mission

Connecticut Children's Medical Center is dedicated to improving the physical and emotional health of children through family-centered care, research, education and advocacy. We embrace discovery, teamwork, integrity and excellence in all that we do.

Vision

We are making children in Connecticut the healthiest in the country.

Values

Family-Centered Care

  • We place our patients and their families at the center of all we do.
  • We partner with families and embrace their involvement in all aspects of service and care.

Discovery

  • We look for new ways of doing things.
  • We ask questions, invest in research, find answers and share new knowledge with the world.

Integrity

  • We are open, honest and ethical.
  • We take responsibility for our actions and fulfill our commitments.
  • We admit our mistakes and learn from them.

Teamwork

  • We live by the statement "I care if you succeed."
  • We work together to achieve our goals. We value one another and celebrate our success.

Quality

  • We come to work every day with the goal of making things better than the day before.
  • We pursue the highest standards, the safest care in the safest workplace and the best outcomes in everything we do.

Respect

  • We honor the dignity and value of every person and take pride in our organization.
  • We trust each other.
  • We treat each other as we wish to be treated and value our workplace as our home.
  • We embrace diversity and the unique contributions that each person brings to Connecticut Children's.