Mission: The mission of stephens county hospital authority is to provide health care and related services to enhance individual health and well being in a manner that meets the expectations of patients and other customers; preserves the rights of patients, employees and others to be treated with dignity, respect and concern; provides professionally and technically proficient personnel in an effective and resource efficient manner; utilizes all resources appropriately to contain costs and to provide for additional service opportunities; and all phases of operations must be carried out in an ethical manner.
Programs: Stephens county hospital authority operates 96 inpatient beds and provides outpatient services to a service area that extends beyond stephens county to surrounding counties of franklin, hart, habersham, rabun, and banks in georgia and into neighboring oconee county in south carolina. Stephens county hospital authority also operates a 92 bed personal care home. The stephens county hospital participates in several employer sponsored health fairs and also supports the local employers in the "drugs don't work" program. The stephens county hospital does not turn any individual down for services based on the inability to pay for such services.