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Nursing Philosophy

Everything done in the Patient Care Services is centered on key concepts of nursing: person, environment and health, and focused on providing patient-centered, quality care. Our nursing philosophy is reflective of Stormont Vail’s mission, vision and values.


The professional nurses at Stormont Vail Health are committed to providing the highest level of care and customer service to improve the health of our community.


Stormont Vail Health nurses actively support...

  • Professionalism in relationships.
  • Recognition for achievement beyond quality standards.
  • Improving health in our community and throughout northeast Kansas.
  • Distinguishing our organization above all other health care facilities.
  • Excellence in service.


  • Nurturing the potential in ourselves, our colleagues and our patients.
  • Understanding that excellence requires continuous effort.
  • Respecting the unique contributions of all team members.
  • Serving others compassionately in their time of need.
  • Encouraging and participating in continued financial viability, innovative services, quality improvement and research.
  • Sharing expertise, knowledge and resources at work and in the community. 

Join Our Team

If you are interested in professional nursing and working with doctors, staff and other nurses in a collaborative setting consider a career with Stormont Vail. Search our open positions at or contact our Recruitment office at (785) 354-5636.