Why Good Sam?
Good Sam. Great Choice!
When you join the staff at Good Samaritan Hospital, you’re instantly
regarded as a top professional in your field. The quality of our people
and professional relationships has gained us a national reputation for
excellence based on a hospital-wide commitment to outstanding patient
care. Good Samaritan Hospital offers prestige, satisfaction, enrichment—and
fun. Hospital staff are regularly treated to special events, including
ice cream socials, holiday dinners and staff appreciation ceremonies all
held on-campus in what has been described as a small city in itself. The
description is an apt one, with Good Samaritan housing an on-site childcare
center, credit union and fitness center.
Growing with Los Angeles Since 1885
Keeping pace with one of the world’s most progressive cities requires
commitment to innovation and the ability to adapt as we work to meet L.A.’s
changing health care needs. Good Samaritan Hospital’s history and
future revolve around world-class research, leading edge diagnostic and
treatment technologies, and extraordinary medical professionals.
Vision & Values
At Good Samaritan Hospital, our vision and values inform and guide our
interactions with every customer who comes through our doors. To ensure
a satisfying experience for everyone we come in contact with, we regard
our patients, visitors, physicians, vendors and team members as customers.
Our people are united by a strong sense of purpose and the desire to fully
embrace our mission, vision and values.
Good Samaritan Hospital is a progressive, tertiary, not-for-profit hospital.
Our mission is to provide accessible, quality, cost-effective, and compassionate
health care services that meet the needs of our patients and their families,
the community, physicians, and employees. Good Samaritan Hospital's
centers of excellence focus on advancing the science of medicine and providing
outstanding healthcare. We will manage our resources responsibly, maintaining
the financial viability necessary for success.
Good Samaritan will grow into a leading regional health care provider.
As we expand the breadth of our services, we will practice continuing
quality improvement. We will accomplish our mission by seeking new opportunities
and forming alliances with physicians, other healthcare providers and
purchasers of healthcare services.
We will encourage improvement in the health status of community residents,
advocating equal access to necessary care. We will respond to Southern
California's health care needs in the most caring, compassionate and