The Spirit of Health
“Spirit of Health” promise is the embodiment of PeaceHealth.
we do is in service to a higher purpose: to work with and help our neighbors
live healthier, happier lives.
care of the needs of people, we don’t simply treat patients. We put people
at the center, enabling them to be their best, and providing personalized,
compassionate care when they are not. We make them feel welcome, comfortable,
and safe. We are neighbors, caring for and loving one another, for the
betterment of all.
Caring for those in our community is
not new to PeaceHealth; it’s been in practice since the Sisters of St. Joseph
of Peace arrived in Fairhaven, Washington to serve the needs of the loggers,
mill workers, fishermen and their families. They knew strong, healthy
communities benefit individuals and society, and that social and economic factors
can make some community members especially vulnerable. The Sisters believed
they had a responsibility to care for them, and that ultimately, healthier communities enable all of us to rise to a better
This philosophy inspires us today
and guides us toward the future.