Androscoggin Valley Hospital

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Androscoggin Valley Hospital

Androscoggin Valley Hospital (AVH) delivers both Inpatient (Medical/Surgical Unit, Intensive Care, Valley Birthplace) and Outpatient services including the resources of our specialty physician practice, AVH Surgical Associates.  

AVH also provides a wide range of diagnostic offerings through our Imaging Services on- and off-site Laboratories and Rehab Services.  In addition, AVH provides a wide range of surgical offerings within our numerous surgical suites.  We work diligently to provide the best healthcare experience for every patient, every day.

Values are an important component of our organization, and have been developed for all Androscoggin Valley Hospital team members to follow. These values establish specific behaviors that team members are required to practice while on duty. Compiled by team members themselves, these behaviors are demonstrated by AVH’s conscientious and caring workforce. By incorporating these values, we expect team members to be diligent about practicing them every work day.

Sense of Ownership: Investing in our work place and culture, as a reflection of ourselves, promoting a safe environment.

Collaboration: Working together, encouraging teamwork.

Quality: High quality patient-centered holistic care, delivered with compassion and empathy.

Integrity: Always doing the right thing; respecting patients and staff. Honesty and transparency; kindness.

Flexibility: Accepting change as an opportunity to grow while honoring our past and creating our new legacy.

Communication: Listen attentively to understand needs and deliver with courtesy, clarity, and compassion.

Service: Exceeding expectations while meeting the changing needs of our community.

Accountability: Accepting and taking responsibility for our own actions and feelings, and taking initiative to ensure a safe and supportive workplace.