Strategic Plan Goals
The process to create UC San Diego Health System’s Strategic Plan has included interviewing multiple key stakeholders, analyzing market data, and surveying staff and physicians across the organization. Over the past several months, more than 100 physicians, administrators and staff participating in design teams have met frequently and prepared a clinical roadmap of innovative goals and strategies to help the organization become more simplified, successful and sustainable.
UC San Diego Health System’s strategy is focused on seven key themes listed below. These themes will guide the Health System’s clinical expansion plans and activities in the years to come. UC San Diego Health System’s ability to achieve the goals of each theme, as well as its vision to create a healthier world – one life at a time – through new science, new medicine and new cures, will depend upon the collaborative support and effort of every member of the organization.
- Launch targeted, strategic growth plans to increase market share both locally and regionally.
- Be the destination of choice for health care in San Diego County and the surrounding region.
Quality and Patient Experience
- Improve patient and referring physician access.
- Develop a service-oriented and compassionate culture and environment that puts patients first.
- Achieve top quality rankings in key clinical outcomes and improve core patient experience measures while enhancing cost effectiveness.
Integrated Delivery Network
- Develop a primary care network to support Health System growth.
- Become the preferred provider for all UC San Diego employees.
- Position the Health System to participate in new models resulting from health care reform.
- Integrate and coordinate care in all settings across the continuum.
- Ensure that clinical growth thrives financially.
- Optimize the location and design of clinical delivery sites throughout the region.
- Revitalize and rebrand the Hillcrest campus.
Culture of Excellence
- Develop a sustainable culture of service and excellence.
- Be the best place for clinicians to practice medicine.
Academic and Research Preeminence
- Leverage UC San Diego Health System’s outstanding research, education and innovation capabilities to transform health care.