The mission of the agency is to improve the health of people in the Mississippi Delta and delta hills communities by increasing access to integrated, comprehensive primary and preventive health care, and related services while promoting economic development.
Aaron E. Henry CHC is recognized nationally for assuring that every citizen of the Mississippi Delta and delta hills communities has access to high quality, comprehensive health care and related services that are continuously improved and delivered in a respectful, culturally sensitive and humanitarian spirit, regardless of an individual’s ability to pay. In addition, Aaron E. Henry serves as a catalyst for workforce and economic development by providing accessible transportation and other needed community support services.
This agency is committed to the philosophy that individuals in need of primary and preventive health services should have access to such services, regardless of inability to pay. Care is provided without regard to race, creed, sex, age, national origin, or sexual orientation. Services are provided to individuals within the constraints of the agency’s resources and in the most cost-effective manner available. The agency’s philosophy is contained in the following principles:
Caring: Care for others with sensitivity, understanding and concern.
Quality: Providing our customers with excellence in care that is continuously improved.
Respect: Valuing patients as worthwhile and capable. Providing assistance and support in a confidential manner with a non-judgmental attitude.
Teamwork: Supporting and respecting the contributions, dedication, commitment and hard work of the staff. We acknowledge the importance of working together as a team to meet the needs of individuals and families we serve.
Professionalism: Assuring a competent, customer service oriented staff with appropriate education, training and experience. We expect staff to provide care of the highest ethical and moral standard.