At Healthscope, our purpose is we work together for better care.
We are a leading provider of private healthcare services in Australia with more than 16,500 employees and more than 17,500 Accredited Medical Practitioners at 43 hospitals across the country, as well as 25 laboratories in New Zealand.Our aim is to provide quality clinical outcomes and an exceptional patient care.
We are committed to delivering industry leading quality of care for patients and services for doctors through our hospitals and pathology laboratories.Each day, our staff and doctors provide care for thousands of patients in the communities we serve.
In FY18, we treated about 600,000 patients, delivered more than 12,200 babies, performed more than 360,000 surgical procedures and 6.7 million patient pathology episodes.Our success comes from working as a team, and our purpose was developed from a collaborative process involving staff members from across the organisation.
We work together for better care embodies the work our team of dedicated staff, nurses and doctors do each day. Importantly, our purpose sets out what we aspire to do better tomorrow.
Our CEO, Gordon Ballantyne, discusses what our purpose means to him.