Our Mission


Our mission

Our mission is to improve health and health care for everyone through leading-edge research, innovation, and dissemination.

Our vision

We envision a future where, through public-domain research and evaluation:

  • We influence health care and policy to benefit all.
  • We advance Kaiser Permanente Washington's capabilities as a learning health care system.
  • We develop the health science leaders of today and tomorrow.
  • We are the preferred health research partners for local, national, and international collaborations.

Our values

  • scientific excellence and integrity;
  • engagement and leadership;
  • collaboration and teamwork;
  • centered on the patient, the family, and the community;
  • relevance;
  • efficiency; and
  • respect.