About Us

Mission & History

The compassionate spirit of our founding Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange lives on. For 80 years St. Joseph Hospital has been serving the healthcare needs of the Orange County community. From physicians, to nurses, to professional staff, to volunteers and donors, all are deeply committed to giving the care and service that characterizes St. Joseph Hospital. From the very beginning, our talented and caring clinicians have worked hard to achieve many milestones in the hospital's rich history.

Our campus continues to grow and our programs and services continue to expand and meet the diverse needs of the community. Through its compassionate spirit, St. Joseph Hospital remains innovative and creative in providing a caring ministry today—and tomorrow. This is what truly makes St. Joseph Hospital the premier medical facility in Orange County.

Mission, Vision and Values

  • Our Mission - To extend the healing ministry of Jesus in the tradition of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange by continually improving the health and quality of life of people in the communities we serve.
  • Our Vision - We bring people together to provide compassionate care, promote health improvement and create healthy communities.
  • Our Values - The four core values of St. Joseph Hospital – Dignity, Service, Excellence and Justice -- are the guiding principles for all we do, shaping our interactions with those whom we are privileged to serve.

To learn more about the history of St. Joseph Hospital, please click here.