Physicians and Who We Are

Located in Jacksonville, a Northeast Florida metropolitan area of more than 1 million people, St. Vincent's HealthCare (SVHC) was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1916. Today, as a part of Ascension Health, the largest national Catholic health ministry, SVHC is a faith-based, not-for-profit system committed to providing the highest possible quality of care for the entire community it serves.

Our physicians and staff take pride in the mission of caring for the sick and the poor.

Our Mission

Rooted in the loving ministry of Jesus as healer, we commit ourselves to serving all persons with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. Our Catholic health ministry is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care, which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. We are advocates for a compassionate and just society through our actions and our words.

Our Values

As part of the SVHC family, we are called to:

  • Service of the Poor
  • Reverence
  • Integrity
  • Wisdom
  • Creativity
  • Dedication

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