Our Vision, Mission, Values
Our vision at Skirball Hospice is to be the premier provider of hospice and palliative medicine services in the greater Los Angeles area recognized for delivering excellent, personalized care.
The mission of Skirball Hospice is to provide high-quality, compassionate care to patients enabling them to approach the end of their lives with dignity and in comfort among people they know and love.
We do this important work by living these values in the care of our patients and families:
- Education for everyone on the hospice philosophy of care.
- Respect for the uniqueness of our patients and families doing everything we can to support them during this difficult transition.
- Employees value them with continuing education, recognition and support.
- Integrity being true to honesty, fairness and compassion.
- Leadership being innovators and leaders in the field of hospice and palliative medicine.
With respect for the dignity and value of human life, we believe the needs of our patients and their families come first. We do whatever is needed to provide comfort and a sense of well-being in the fulfillment of life’s journey.