Legacy nursing

"As nurses we are given boundless 'make a difference' moments. We are vessels of care and compassion, touching hearts and renewing the healing spirit of others."

- A long-time Legacy nurse

Legacy nurses: special people, special care

Legacy Health is the proud employer of more than 2,700 registered nurses. It's our goal to recruit and retain the best nurses possible, to make a difference with our patients every day.

 

Legacy's nursing philosophy

The nursing leadership at Legacy has developed this statement of our nursing philosophy, which use in guiding our strategies for nursing at Legacy.

  • The foundation for professional nursing practice at Legacy Health is the belief that patients and their families are the central focus of care.
  • We respect and honor our patients and are committed to act in their best interest with integrity and compassion.
  • Patients' needs are best served through interdisciplinary teamwork aimed toward achievement of common goals.
  • Through adherence to evidence-based practice, we believe in the continuous pursuit of nursing excellence. 

Our nursing values

  • Excellence 
  • Teamwork
  • Respect
  • Integrity 
  • Compassion

To learn more

Learn about nursing careers at Legacy
 

Read a series of newsletter articles about Legacy's RN Residency Program