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Mission, Vision, Values & Purpose

Our Mission

Ray County Hospital and Healthcare is a guardian of exceptional health services for our community, ensuring that families have access to high-quality care when and where they need it.


Through strong local governance, Ray County Hospital and Healthcare will lead the nation in defining and advancing the future of rural health.


Ray County Hospital and Healthcare exists to ensure that our region has access to a full range of high-quality health services close to home. Through the dedication of our talented staff and support of our generous community, we provide exceptional care to our friends, families, and neighbors.

 “I CARE” Values

Innovation – Search for creative solutions and manage resources wisely.
  • We will welcome new ideas.
  • We are willing to change.
  • We will make new partnerships.
Compassionate – Be empathetic to the needs of others and sympathize with their situation.
  • We will care for our patient and treat others like our friends, families, and neighbors.
  • We will create an environment of trust.
  • We will be nonjudgmental in our interactions.
Accountable – Take ownership for how actions impact outcomes.
  • We will take ownership for what we do.
  • We will be good stewards of our resources.
  • We will hold others accountable.
Respectful – Treat others with dignity and respect.
  • We will treat people fairly.
  • We will recognize individuality.
  • We will deal with inappropriate behavior firmly.
Excellence – Take personal pride in exceeding expectations. 
  • We will deliver high quality care.
  • We will keep improving.
  • We will learn from our mistakes.