AltaMed understands that the journey to good health encompasses more than just medical care; it’s about fostering vibrant communities where well-being thrives.
While access to convenient and culturally sensitive healthcare remains crucial, the path to true health is paved with equal opportunities in education, employment, nourishment, essential services, and the support of dedicated leaders who genuinely represent and uplift the populations they serve.
AltaMed recognizes that building a healthier community requires a collaborative effort.
Rooted in this belief, their commitment extends to educating, integrating, and mobilizing their members and their dedicated staff, valued partners, and visionary leaders.
Their Mission and Vision: Bridging Health Disparities through Excellence
AltaMed’s mission is clear: to bridge the gaps in healthcare access and outcomes by providing exceptional quality health and social services through an inclusive delivery system.
Their focus extends to serving Latino, multi-ethnic, and often marginalized communities across Southern California.
As a dynamic force in these communities, AltaMed strives to become the primary provider of comprehensive healthcare and social services, embodying their dedication to making a meaningful impact.
A Guiding Compass: Core Values that Shape AltaMed
AltaMed’s core values guide their path toward creating healthier communities:
- Putting Patients First: The well-being of their patients is always at the forefront of their efforts, driving them to provide the best care possible.
- Empowering Employees: AltaMed recognizes their employees as invaluable assets, nurturing a thriving and compassionate workforce.
- Championing Excellence and Innovation: Striving for excellence and fostering innovation in their processes yields the high-quality outcomes they aim for.
- Advocating for Wellness and Strong Communities: Beyond medical care, AltaMed actively promotes wellness and advocates for the strength of the communities they serve.
- Integrity, Honesty, and Respect: These values are the foundation of all their endeavors, ensuring that their actions and interactions are conducted with integrity, honesty, and respect.
- Commitment to Teamwork: Teamwork is the driving force behind their achievements, allowing them to collaborate and unite for the greater good.
Connect with AltaMed: Embrace Healthier Communities Together
AltaMed is dedicated to realizing their vision of empowered and healthy communities.
Their efforts extend beyond healthcare, as they champion equality, unity, and opportunity for everyone they serve. To explore their initiatives and discover how they’re reshaping communities in Southern California, visit their website and view the achievements in their 2019 report.
Together, AltaMed and their community partners are building a brighter, healthier future for all.