An organization's mission is a concise statement of why it exists, its reason for being. It is an enduring statement that usually remains the same for many years, providing long-term direction and continuity for the organization. The mission of the University of Kansas Medical Center is to serve Kansas through excellence in education, research, patient care and outreach.
A strategic map was created in 2011 that outlines our strategy and specific goals to accomplish out mission. Take some time to review our strategic planning site and the accompanying annual updates.