Seaton and Colyton Medical Practice
Statement of Purpose
Our mission is to deliver an excellent standard of healthcare which is patient centered and provided in a safe and supportive environment. To do this we will:
Treat patients with respect and empathy.
Maintain dignity and right to privacy.
Recognise the need to safeguard patients (children and adults) from abuse
Involve patients in their care by establishing their needs and preferences and provide information that will enable them to make informed decisions.
Encourage health and well being by informing and empowering patients
Operate ethically within a framework of openness and transparency
Protect patient confidentiality with robust information governance procedures
Maintain a clean and safe working environment for patients and staff
Ensure the safety, availability and suitability of equipment
Employ a workforce who are motivated and have the appropriate knowledge, qualifications, skills and experience to support patients.
Encourage professional development through education, evaluation and monitoring