Vision and Values
For over 30 years, St Michael’s Hospice has strived to provide patients and their loved ones with the highest standard of palliative care.
We passionately believe that everyone has the right to die with dignity. To achieve this, we will always show compassion and care for an individual’s body, mind and spirit.
To treat people with kindness, empathy, compassion and respect
To work as a team and to be professional at all times
To help patients live well and be as pain- and symptom-free as possible
To respond to an individual’s needs, wishes and choices
To always listen to people
To be confidential
To continually learn from our experiences and to use this understanding to develop services and maintain excellence as standard
To share appropriate information with patients and families to help people make informed decisions
To always be respectful and communicate with people in a thoughtful and sensitive way
To value contributions from all concerned with a patient’s care and be unified in purpose
To serve our community, providing a financially and environmentally secure environment
St Michael’s Hospice: here for you at a time when you need it most