Mission: Legacy mount hood medical center (lmhmc) was founded in 1922 and is a community hospital in gresham, oregon with 115 licensed beds. Lmhmc offers a wide range of services including family birth, diagnostic services, cancer treatment, surgery and emergency services. Lmhmc is part of legacy health (legacy). Our mission:our legacy is good health for our people, our patients, our communities, and our world. We will work as a team to demonstrate our values:respect - treat all people with respect and compassion service - put the needs of our patients and their families first quality - deliver outstanding clinical services within healing environments excellence - set high standards and achieve them responsibility - be good stewards of our resources, ensuring access to care for all innovation - be progressive in our thinking and actions leadership - serve as a role model of good health and good citizenship
Programs: Lmhmc provides inpatient and outpatient healthcare services to the communities it serves. In support of its mission, lmhmc voluntarily provides medically necessary patient care services that are discounted or free of charge to persons who have insufficient resources and/or who are uninsured. During fiscal year 2014, lmhmc provided financial assistance on approximately 15,830 patient accounts (of which 20% received discounts totaling 100% of costs) and resulted in lmhmc incurring roughly $7,355,800 in uncompensated costs associated with this program. In addition to charity care, lmhmc provides services under various states' medicaid programs for financially needy patients, medicare beneficiaries and other government programs for which the cost of treating these patients exceeds the government payments received. During fiscal year 2014, lmhmc incurred approximately $6,560,600, $1,231,120 and $277,300 in uncompensated costs attributable to medicaid, medicare, and other government programs, respectively. Lmhmc also provides a variety of other community benefit activities such as medical education, donations to other charitable entities, research, and other health improvement services which totaled roughly $750,200 during fiscal year 2014. Lmhmc is part of legacy, which collectively provided over $63 million, $112 million, $90 million, and $1 million in uncompensated care attributable to its financial assistance, medicaid, medicare, and other government programs, respectively, in fiscal year 2014. In addition, legacy provided over $22 million in other community benefit activities during fiscal year 2014.