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UW Health Mission, Vision and Values

All three UW Health partners - University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation and University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health - have a shared mission, vision and values.


UW Health Mission


L-R: UW School of Medicine and Public Health Dean Robert N. Golden; President of UW Hospitals and Chief of Clinical Operations Ronald T. Sliwinski; and UW Health Interim CEO Jeffrey E. GrossmanAdvancing health without compromise through:

  • Service
  • Scholarship
  • Science
  • Social Responsibility

UW Health Vision


Working together, UW Health will be a national leader in health care, advancing the well-being of the people of Wisconsin and beyond.


UW Health Values 


UW Health is guided in the pursuit of its mission and vision by a set of core values:

  • Excellence
  • Innovation
  • Compassion
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Accountability

Strategic Plan: 2013-2015