Our Mission and Vision


The Mission of J. Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital is to be the "Friendliest, Most Patient-Focused" Hospital in North Carolina.


To ensure that our mission becomes reality, Dosher Memorial Hospital will:

Adopt Evidence-Based Medicine Practices
Our physicians and other clinical professionals will adopt best practices to ensure that our patients receive the best care possible.

Adopt Evidence-Based Leadership Practices
We'll implement proven tools and techniques that result in service excellence for our patients and a better work environment for our employees.

Focus on the Team
We'll train staff on best practices and hire new people who have the technical skills and values required for high-performing teams.

Track Outcomes
We'll measure our performance to ensure that we're meeting the quality, financial and service excellence results needed to excel in a very competitive healthcare environment.


Dosher Medical Minute

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