At Epworth, we care

We care about our patients and we care about our people. We care about keeping everyone safe. We care about valuing and empowering our people, and growing careers. And we care about giving our people support and flexibility to thrive, and contribute to our communities.

Our values

Respect

• I treat others with sensitivity and dignity

• I value and accept other's differences

• I treat others as I would wish to be treated

• I always try to challenge those who bully, intimidate, undermine or blame others

• I preserve the privacy and confidentiality of all

• Any information I convey about others is factual and relevant to my role at Epworth HealthCare

Our values

Excellence

I always strive to have a positive attitude and do my best

• I encourage others to also achieve their full potential

• I willingly share my ideas and knowledge with others

• I endeavour to take pride in all that I do

• I am committed to maintaining the highest standards

• I always endeavour to do things right the first time

• I strive towards maintaining the highest standards of safety for patients, employees and visitors in my work environment

Our values

Community

I am a team player

• I care about the safety and well-being of others around me

• I always aim to speak positively and constructively about Epworth HealthCare

• I always aim to manage problems or issues constructively within the Epworth HealthCare clinical and administrative teams

• I am proud to work at Epworth HealthCare and contribute to the communities in which we operate

• I always seek to enhance Epworth HealthCare's reputation

Our values

Compassion

I show empathy and support to patients and their families at a time of vulnerability

• I endeavour to care for and support others

• I am sympathetic to the emotions and feelings of others

• I try to build trust with others

• I do my best to make time for and listen to others

• I strive to address concerns with kindness and consideration

Our values

Integrity

I am open, honest and transparent in my approach

• I do what I say I will do

• I respect and display Epworth HealthCare's professional standards and policies

• I take pride in my department, contributing towards maintaining a safe working environment

• I strive to gain the trust of others

Our values

Accountability

I am responsible for my decisions and actions

• I feel a personal responsibility for the reputation of Epworth HealthCare

• I take an active interest in things being done well at Epworth HealthCare

• I am open and honest if I make a mistake and regard this as an opportunity to lean

• I actively listen and communicate honestly with others

• I am accountable for the skills required for my position and undertake appropriate training to maintain these competencies

• I do my best to improve things that are not right and challenge those whose behaviour is not representative of our values

• I understand the impact on others when my behaviour’s are not in accordance with Epworth HealthCare’s values