The core values that underpin the NHS in Wales

The core values that underpin the NHS in Wales as identified in the NHS Wales Values and Standards of Behaviour Framework are outlined below. All applicants should be familiar with these at the point of application.

Putting quality and safety above all else. Providing high value, evidence based care for our patients at all time.

Integrating improvement into everyday working and eliminating harm, variation and waste.

Focussing on prevention, health improvement and inequality as key to sustainable development, wellness and well-being for future generations of the people of Wales.

Working in true partnership with partner organisations and with staff.

Investing in our staff through training and development, enabling them to influence decisions and providing them with the tools, systems and environment to work safely and effectively.