Saint Joseph's Mission

Furthering the healing ministry of the Sisters of Mercy, Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital gives tangible expression to Christ's merciful love by providing compassionate, clinically excellent health care in the spirit of loving service to those in need, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.

To fulfill this mission we commit ourselves to:

  • Honor the intrinsic dignity of all persons, both those we serve and those who serve.
  • Make a positive difference in the health of our communities.
  • Collaborate with those who share our mission and values.
  • Advocate for a compassionate and just society.
  • Lead in clinical innovation.

 Core values

  • Reverence for each person
  • Commitment to those in need
  • Integrity
  • Caring
  • Excellence