To provide patient-centred high quality service to the community in an effective and efficient manner by optimum utilization of available resources, through the concerted efforts of satisfying patients' needs, facilitating staff's motivation and inviting public participation;

To capitalize on the expertise that the integrated Hospital Authority (HA) and University healthcare professionals have established in an effort to provide special tertiary and quaternary care to the community;

To provide appropriate environment, staff and facilities for the education, training and development of nurses, allied health workers, medical and dental undergraduates and post-graduates; and

To facilitate education and research in healthcare conducted by and in association with the Medical and Dental Faculties of HKU.