About IHS

Our Mission, Vision & Values

Iredell Memorial Hospital was founded in 1954 as a small, non-profit community hospital. Today, Iredell Memorial Hospital is a 247-bed facility and Iredell Health System employs nearly 1,500 people and has about 240 physicians in a wide range of specialties.

Our mission remains the same as it was at our founding – to put our patients first and provide exceptional service for optimal health.

At Iredell Health System, our mission is to –
  • Support our community's journey toward optimal health
  • Provide an excellent experience for our patients and their families
  • Deliver high quality, affordable health services

Who We Serve

Iredell Health System serves patients in Iredell County and surrounding communities. We are here to help individuals with a variety of medical needs. Iredell has 240 physicians and other medical proffessionals to provide quality healthcare to people who need to maintain health and wellness, receive cancer treatment, have surgery, diagnose an illness, and much more.

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Why We Serve

We do what we do and do it with excellence because we are truly committed to the wellbeing of our patients. By maintaining the three aspects of our mission – supporting our community's health, providing an excellent experience, and delivering high quality, affordable care – we are able to truly provide exceptional care to each of the patients we serve.

Vision and Values

Our Vision

To be the best at what we do, and to be constantly improving our services to build a healthier community.

Our Values

  • Compassionate caring.
  • Teamwork.
  • People matter more than technology.
  • Community leadership in health care and preventive health education.
  • Service above self.
  • Constantly striving for service excellence.
  • Promote a healthy community.