Covenant Health is an innovative, Catholic regional delivery network and a leader in values based, not-for-profit health and elder care. We sponsor hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living residences and other health and elder care organizations throughout New England.

About Us

Our Mission

"St. Joseph Healthcare-committed to wellness promotion and wholistic healing-provides healthcare services which embody compassion, competence and community."

... not just words, but a way of life-a noble statement of what we are, meticulously crafted after thoughtful consideration, study and examination of all the things we do, big and small, day and night, caring for our patients.

These are the words we live by, each and every one of us who comprise the caring community of St. Joseph Healthcare. We take our Mission seriously. Those we serve depend on it.

Our Vision

"St. Joseph Healthcare is a dynamic, values driven organization excelling in primary care, wellness promotion and community service."

Our Values


The St. Joseph Healthcare team demonstrates special sensitivity toward all persons, especially those who are vulnerable and suffering. 
Communication · Respect · Open-mindedness


The St. Joseph Healthcare team demonstrates competence when we perform our work to the best of our ability, using our knowledge and skills within the framework of our respective jobs and responsibilities. 
Professionalism · Integrity · Quality Performance


The St. Joseph Healthcare team demonstrates a sense of community when we value one another’s talents, knowledge, skills and abilities and at the same time build and maintain productive team relationships. 
Teamwork · Positive Attitude · 
Recognizing Others’ Contributions


We Care for our Community

In keeping with our Catholic Health Ministry, as an Organization in 2012, St. Joseph Healthcare contributed the equivalent of more than $1.3 million in community benefits in several areas (exclusive of charity healthcare and Medicaid allowances). Contributions were made in several areas, including:

  • Community health improvement services
  • Educational partnerships
  • Financial and in-kind contributions to area nonprofits who share our vision for helping the underserved.

Read the Full Annual Report for 2015.