The Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care is an association of 700 members who are dedicated to promoting the universal availability, accessibility, coordination, and effectiveness of healthcare, with a focus on the psychosocial components of health and illness.
Mission Vision Advocacy Inclusiveness Stewardship Ethics Creativity Adaptiveness
The SSWLHC shall, through the strength of our members, support emerging leaders in all roles, provide leadership knowledge and skills, and be the force for advocacy through its collective leadership in all healthcare arenas.
The vision of the SSWLHC is to be the premiere national and international professional organization and voice for social work leadership and leader development in healthcare.
To use our individual and collective voices to influence change related to healthcare and social justice issues.
By our words and our actions, we honor the diversity of our clients, members, and all those with whom we interact.
We are committed to being conscientious stewards of the resources of our organizations, our communities, and the Society.
We value the ethics of the social work profession.
We encourage creativity and exploration of new knowledge.
The ability to respond quickly to a changing environment, both internally and externally.