The Department of Medical Staff Services provides information and services for the professional staff of Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo and Laguna Beach, California. In addition to credentialing for physicians, dentists, psychologists, podiatrists and allied health professionals, the department supports the organized medical staff and its six departments at Mission Hospital and two departments for CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital. There are over 760 affiliated physicians at Mission Hospital and over 320 at CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital.
The mission of Medical Staff Services is to provide a positive and efficient support structure for the activities and functions of the medical staff in a manner which extends the healing ministry of Jesus in the tradition of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange by caring for the whole person - body, mind and spirit - and by working with others to improve health and quality of life in our communities.
Medical Staff Services envisions an ability to anticipate future practice challenges and opportunities using progressive strategies that offer continuously enhanced, flexible, integrated, and cost-effective medical staff services.
Medical Staff Services strives to promote trust among the medical, allied health, and hospital staff through honest communication, understanding, and respect for all persons. Caring for the whole person will be demonstrated through our values of dignity, excellence, service, and justice and by adherence to the principles of being helpful, enthusiastic, attentive, dedicated, sensitive, understanding, and professional to our customers.