Mission/Vision Statement

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science Mission Statement 

Together with its partners, the University will be recognized as an established academic health sciences center serving a diverse nation with excellence and innovation in education of health and biomedical professionals, knowledge creation and scientific discovery focused on prediction and prevention of disease, clinical programs and community service.

College of Health Professions Mission Statement

To prepare exceptional healthcare professionals for leadership and evidence-based practice with a collaborative deliver model through student-centered programs that offer cutting-edge curricula.

College of Health Professions Vision Statement

The College will be recognized as the premier center for health professions education through its outstanding graduates, curricular innovation, scholarly activity and community service. CHP directs its intellectual resources and expertise to improve the quality and quantity of health care and knowledge through education, health promotion, research, patient care and community service.

Nurse Anesthesia Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Nurse Anesthesia Program is to prepare and educate nurse anesthetists to provide high quality advanced practice nurse anesthesia care in a competent, compassionate and ethical manner.  The department also promotes research and academic endeavors that contribute to the advancement of the knowledge and education of fellow health care professionals and community service.

Nurse Anesthesia Program Vision Statement

The Nurse Anesthesia Program will prepare and educate Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) to provide safe, competent, compassionate, and culturally-appropriate anesthesia care.  Graduates will be academic and practice setting leaders.

Achievement of the Vision will be Achieved as Follows:

 Encouraging nurse anesthesia students and graduates to be patient advocates and integral members of the health care team, meeting the needs of all patients.
Promoting research, professional engagement and academic endeavors as part of the process of life-long learning.
Providing and encouraging continuing education for colleagues across health care disciplines.
Promoting community service to meet educational and health care needs of the community.
Developing professional leaders in nurse anesthesia, advanced practice nursing, and in the non-physician provider community.