Serving Washington County Missouri

Mission Statement

IT IS THE MISSION OF THE WASHINGTON COUNTY AMBULANCE DISTRICT TO BE PIONEERS OF THE HEALTHCARE COMMUNITY.

WE STRIVE TO UNITE THE HEALTHCARE COMMUNITY BY BEING LEADERS IN PRE-HOSPITAL AND INTER-HOSPITAL CLINICAL CARE.

WE ARE COMMITTED TO PROVIDING THE HIGHEST QUALITY CRITICAL, EMERGENT, AND NON-EMERGENT MOBILE HEALTHCARE TO THE PATIENTS WE SERVE.

WE WILL ACHIEVE THESE GOALS BY OFFERING SECOND TO NONE CLINICAL SERVICES, EDUCATION STANDARDS, MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, AND VEHICLES.

WE ARE COMMITTED TO EMBRACING THE THEORY OF “PRE-HOSPITAL CLINICIAN” AND CHALLENGING THE STATUS QUO.

WE STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE AND ARE COMMITTED TO QUALITY.

WE WILL SERVE OUR COMMUNITY WITH A COMMITMENT TO DILIGENT RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY.

 

WE WILL EMBRACE OUR CORE VALUES:

RESPECT:  WE SUPPORT THE BELIEF THAT ALL PATIENTS ARE DIFFERENT AND DESERVE TO BE TREATED WITH DIGNITY AND THE UTMOST COMPASSION.

INTEGRITY:  WE PROMOTE AN ATMOSPHERE OF TRUST, RESPECT AND A PROFESSIONAL WORK ETHIC.

COMPASSION:  WE WILL LISTEN TO OTHERS WITH SENSITIVITY AND WITHOUT JUDGEMENT WHILE USING TACT AND DIPLOMACY TO RESOLVE ANY CONFLICTS.

PROFESSIONALISM:  WE STRIVE TO MAINTAIN THE HIGHEST STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE.  WE WILL CONTINUALLY WORK TOWARDS BOTH DETERMINING AND MEETING THE NEEDS OF THOSE WE SERVE THROUGH ENGAGED LEADERSHIP, EDUCATION, TRAINING, PERFORMANCE MEASURES, QUALITY ASSURANCE AND PROGRESSIVE, PROACTIVE VERSUS REACTIVE ACTIONS IN GENERAL.