Our Vision, Mission and Values | Northland DHB

Our Vision, Mission and Values

Our Vision

He Hauora Mo Te Tai Tokerau - A Healthier Northland

Our Mission

Our mission is to work together with Northlanders in partnership under the Treaty of Waitangi to:

  • Improve population health and reduce inequities
  • Improve patient experience
  • Live within its means
Our Values

In undertaking its Mission Northland DHB is guided by the following values:

  • Tāngata i te tuatahi – He whakapapa, he mokopuna, he tamariki, he mātua, he tūpuna. He aha te mea nui. He tāngata, he tāngata, he tāngata
    People First – Our people are central to all we do
  • Whakaute (tuku mana) - He whakaaro nui ki ētahi atu
    Respect – We treat others as they would like to be treated

  • Manaaki – Ko te manaaki – he whāngai, he kākahu, he ropiropi. Akona e te whānau whānui
    Caring – We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion

  • Whakawhitiwhiti Korero – Whakawhitiwhiti Kōrero I runga te tiki, te pono me te aroha
    Communication – We communicate openly, safely and with respect to promote clear understanding

  • Te Hiranga – Kia kaha, kia māia, kia manawa nui
    Excellence – Our attitude of excellence inspires confidence and innovation.

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