We, at Catholic Health Services, humbly join together to bring Christ’s healing mission and the mission of mercy of the Catholic Church expressed in Catholic health care to our communities.
Integrity: We are who we say we are and act in accordance with the splendor of
truth of our Catholic moral teaching and our Catholic values.
Compassion: We have compassion for our patients, see the suffering Christ in them,
strive to alleviate suffering and serve the spiritual, physical and emotional needs of
Accountability: We take responsibility for our actions and their consequences.
Respect: We honor the sanctity of life at every stage of life and the dignity of every
person, and incorporate all the principles of Catholic social teaching in our
relationships and advocacy.
Excellence: We seek the glory of God in the compassionate service of our patients,
and we strive to do the best that can be done, whatever our role.
Also, please see the Ethical and Religious Directives issued by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.
Most Rev. John O. Barres, Bishop of the Diocese of Rockville Centre.
CHS 20th Anniversary Mass
Watch the CHS 20th anniversary Mass video, from October 2017, courtesy of Telecare TV.
You can also view the CHS 15th anniversary Mass video here, from December 2012, also courtesy of Telecare TV.
Inaugural Pontifical Mass
His Holiness Pope Francis celebrated his inaugural Mass in St. Peter’s Square with thousands in attendance. Video of this historic event is available via Telecare TV.