Our Mission, Vision and Values
Here to serve...
To inform, empower, and support educational advancement of health care heroes.
To serve as a leader within our community and be recognized as the emergency educator of choice in the state of Arizona.
In pursuit if this vision, the actions of leaders and educators are guided by the following values
Integrity: We are committed, and act conscientiously, consistently in accordance with our values.
Evidence-based decision-making: We effectively evaluate, integrate, and apply knowledge in our courses and system design decision-making.
Accountability: We accept responsibility for our actions and follow through on our commitments.
Collaboration: We engage in multi-disciplinary problem solving through dialogue, mutual respect, cooperative assertiveness and integrated action not just within the organization but also throughout the community.
Initiative: We continually seek a way to provide the highest quality education by continuously re-evaluating our methods and actively resolve dilemma by seeing it through.
Critical thinking: We systematically assess our thinking for clarity, accuracy, bias, precision, logic and relevance.
Professionalism: We commit ourselves to the health and well being of individuals and society through ethical practice, respect, collegiality and high personal standards of behavior.
Disclaimer: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association, and any fees charged for such a course do not represent income to the Association.