Overview:When it operated Robert Howard Memorial Hospital was known for providing the highest quality patient care. Our dedication to excellence, compassion and innovation is rooted in the Judaic tradition and its devotion to the art and science of healing, which informs every aspect of our four-fold mission:
• Leadership and excellence in delivering quality healthcare services
• Expanding the horizons of medical knowledge through biomedical research
• Educating and training physicians and other healthcare professionals
• Striving to improve the health status of our community
We live this mission every day through the contributions of more than 2,000 physicians in every clinical specialty, 11,000 employees, 1,600 volunteers and 15,000 fundraising support group members. Together we provide world-class medicine to our patients, our community, and patients from across the United States and around the world.
Physicians and scientists at Robert Howard Memorial Hospital were engaged in basic and clinical research to bring medical advancements directly from the laboratory to the bedside. As one of the largest academic medical center in the western United States, we’re also training the next generation of physicians, researchers and allied health professionals, with more than 450 residents and fellows participating in over 70 graduate medical education programs.