Whidbey General Cancer Program Mission Statement
The mission of the Whidbey General Cancer Program is to ensure compassionate, coordinated cancer care for patients and their families. An interdisciplinary team of health care providers, allied health professionals and support staff will work together to promote patient centered care and evidence based practice, while maintaining high quality care based on national standards.
Quality: Whidbey General promotes quality health care and evidence based practice, utilizing nationally recognized standards from the Commission on Cancer and National Comprehensive Cancer Network.
Patient care occurs across the spectrum of health care to include:
- Health Care Providers
- Acute Inpatient Care
- Home Health
- Long Term Care
- Social Work
- Financial Resources
Aspects of care provided to the patient and family members address the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the patient and family* on their journey along the continuum of care.
- End of Life
Community: Whidbey General, in partnership with community organizations and agencies, will evaluate and participate in the continuum of care to maximize services for those at risk or touched by cancer.
*Family is defined as those who are identified supports in the person’s life.