Our Mission St. John West Shore Hospital is a community healthcare resource committed to excellence. Our mission is rooted in a deep reverence and respect for human life and the dignity of each person. Our service is characterized by a spirit of love, truth, justice and stewardship. We strive always to provide care that is compassionate and professional, continuing the healing ministry of Jesus in our community. Our Standards Of Service As members of the St. John West Shore Hospital Staff, we pledge to be: Caring and compassionate, professional in performance, appearance, and behavior, considerate and effective communicators, responsible stewards of resources entrusted to us, concerned and involved in the communities we serve, and reverent and respectful of human life...in our services to patients, their families, affiliated physicians, our community, volunteer staff and fellow employees.