Privacy and Ethics Quiz
Our mission: It is our mission to improve the health of those we serve with a commitment to excellence in all we do. Our goal is to offer quality care and services that set community standards, exceed expectations and are provided in a caring, convenient, cost effective and accessible manner.
We value: Excellence; Integrity and trust; Our patients, volunteers, physicians, employees, vendors and donors; Serving others above self with compassion and respect; Creativity, innovation and a willingness to accept new ideas and change; Performance and results orientation with an acceptance of accountability; Cost effectiveness
Quality of care: We are committed to operating in accordance with the highest levels of professional, academic and business practices in order to provide high quality care. We maintain patient confidentiality and treat patients and customers with dignity and respect.
Professional ethics: All patient, financial, volunteer and employee records are kept in a safe and secure location. Volunteers may not use non-public information for their own personal use.
Conflicts of interest: Volunteers are not permitted to accept cash gifts from any person or entity that is doing business with, or who is a competitor of, Grossmont Hospital. Participation in community or political organizations should not bring discredit to Grossmont Hospital or create a conflict of interest.
Protecting corporate assets: We commit to excellence by respecting the dignity of those we serve, protecting the property of Grossmont Hospital and promoting creativity, innovation and accountability. Volunteers follow safe work practices and strive to create a safe work place for others.
Communicating with affiliates: In all our business transactions, we will ensure compliance with all statutes, regulations and guidelines applicable to federal and California health-care programs and with Grossmont Hospital’s own policies and procedures.