Mission, Vision and Values

Our mission, vision and values convey the philosophy behind every decision RUSH System employees make.

Our mission

The mission of RUSH is to improve the health of the individuals and diverse communities we serve through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships.

Our vision

RUSH will be the leading academic health system in the region and nationally recognized for transforming health care.

Our values

RUSH's core values — innovation, collaboration, accountability, respect and excellence — are the roadmap to our mission and vision.

These five values, known as our I CARE values, convey the philosophy behind every decision RUSH employees make. RUSH employees also commit themselves to executing these values with compassion. This translates into a dedication — shared by all members of the RUSH community — to providing the highest quality patient care.