Commitment to Diversity

At AMITA Health, we embrace diversity and inclusion. People are the heart of AMITA Health and we respect the dignity of each person regardless of status, ethnicity, religion or beliefs. When you join AMITA Health, you join a unified team that brings a broad range of perspectives and work styles.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

As the largest Catholic healthcare system in Illinois and Northwest Indiana, AMITA Health strives to ensure that we have associates with a broad range of experiences and cultural backgrounds. We are committed to ensuring our workforce represents the patients and communities we serve. To serve the needs of our diverse patients, we nurture the talents and ideas of our diverse workforce. Our focus on diversity enables us to build a culture where all associates are inspired to share their passion, talents and ides. In order to best serve our patients we focus on ensuring all our associates have strong cultural competence.

How Cultural Competence Improves Patient Care at AMITA Health

Cultural competence at AMITA Health involves understanding the backgrounds and world views of our patients and associates. We combine these different perspectives to improve our service and individualized care for our patients.

By fostering diversity, inclusion and cultural competence among our associates, we’re able to focus on high-quality, patient-centered health care that reflects the communities we serve. This helps us deliver the best care possible to improve our patients’ experiences.

Diversity and Inclusion Education for Associates at AMITA Health

As part of our orientation for new associates, we offer diversity and cultural competence classes. These classes develop our associates to work effectively with and support patients of all backgrounds or languages.

Policies on Equal Opportunity and Anti-Discrimination at AMITA Health

Our equal employment opportunity and anti-harassment policies are aligned with our mission, vision and values.

We are committed to providing a professional, respectful and safe work environment. We provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and associates. We also prohibit any form of unlawful harassment and will not tolerate discrimination against any associate by anyone, including co-workers, supervisors, patients, residents, vendors, visitors, contractors or any other third party.

These policies provide protection based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, order of protection status, marital status, parental status, military status, sexual orientation and any other legally protected classification.

Learn More About AMITA Health Careers

At AMITA Health, our commitment to diversity and inclusion extends to our associates, patients, families and the communities we serve. Join a team of health care professionals who are guided by a spirit of service and healing.

Join a team that’s transforming health care for patients in our communities. Review our job opportunities to find the right career for you.