SMP Health - Ave Maria, inspired by the Sisters of Mary of the Presentation, serves those in our care with respect and compassion as we strive to fulfill the healing mission of Jesus.
Relationships Are purposely developed and nurtured among residents, families, staff, and community. Consistent relationships between residents and staff build trust and enhance continuity of care.
Environment Is homelike, offering Christ-like hospitality to enhance socialization, independence, and dignity.
Stewardship Is using responsibly all of our God-given gifts.
People-directed Care Honors residents’ choices, encourages them to maintain control of their lives, and preserves their human dignity.
Is guided by the Ethical & Religious Directives for Catholic Healthcare Services in all our decision-making. We act on behalf of justice for all, especially for the poor and the most vulnerable in society.
Calls us to love and respect those in our care as Jesus would, recognizing the individuality of each person and responding to their physical, emotional, spiritual, and social needs.
Commits us to the common good by serving with Spirit-filled joy and integrity. All team members are individually responsible for promoting an atmosphere of service and open communication among residents, family, and staff.