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Mission, Vision & Values

ICES Mission

Our mission is translating data into trusted evidence that makes policy and healthcare better and people healthier.

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ICES Vision

Our vision is improved health and healthcare for everyone through world-leading research and analytics.

ICES Values

We strive for excellence — demonstrated by the quality, innovation and rigour of our work.

We behave with integrity — expressed through independence, transparency and impartiality.

Our work is relevant — by providing actionable and timely analyses that lead to improved health equity, outcomes and value and are responsive to health priorities.

We collaborate — through effective partnerships, accessible data and a spirit of openness.

We are respectful — exemplified by inclusiveness and appreciation of each other, trust data stewardship, meaningful public engagement and alignment with Ontarians’ values and accountability for our funding.