Our mission is why we exist. The mission of Western Connecticut Health Network is to improve the health and well being of those we serve.


Our vision is how we will pursue our mission. Western Connecticut Health Network will be the region’s premier patient-centered system of care. We will:

  • Provide patients with the right care in the right place at the right time
  • Bring together the best people and best processes across the continuum
  • Engage and empower patients and families as partners in their care
  • Create an environment of continuous learning, discovery, and innovation


Our values guide our behavior. They are so important that we include them in the performance that we expect from our employees.

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Respect
  • Fiscal Responsibility