About Providence 


Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit organization extending across five states, including Alaska, Washington, Montana, Oregon and California. The System operates 32 acute care medical centers and hospitals, over 350 physician clinics, a health plan, a liberal arts university, a high school and numerous other health, housing and educational services. In total, more than 64,000 people are employed by Providence Health & Services.

Providence Health & Services was established by the Sisters of Providence in the West in 1856. Our Mission, as People of Providence, is to reveal God’s love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service. Working with others in a spirit of compassionate service and a profound commitment to excellence, we strive to meet the health needs of people as they journey through life. In striving to live out this mission, we apply our Core Values of Respect, Compassion, Justice, Excellence, and Stewardship. 

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Community Benefit Report