Mission, Vision & Values


Children's Hospital of Michigan will improve the health and well being of all children and their communities by advancing the science and practice of pediatric health care and through advocacy efforts.


Children's Hospital of Michigan will fulfill its mission by being an outstanding provider of child health services within the Detroit area and throughout Michigan to patients around the region, nation and globe. We will establish a national, regional and statewide child health system, promote a family-centered system of care and prevention, engage in the generation of new knowledge relevant to child health and well-being, educate physicians and other health professionals in the provision of care to children, and advocate for programs which will benefit children, families and communities.


Children's Hospital of Michigan's values are:
  • Accountability
  • Compassion
  • Excellence
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Partnership
  • Respect
  • Unselfishness