About St. Margaret’s

St. Margaret's Health Care and Hospital in Spring Valley, IL

Mission Statement

St. Margaret’s Health Care, in union with the Sisters of Mary of the Presentation, is committed to the values of Catholic health care in caring for the needs of our patients and their families, the community and one another. Through our belief in God and our respect for life, we provide holistic quality health care with dignity and compassion.

Core Values

We carry forth this healing ministry of Jesus, inspired by the values of:

  • Caring Ministering to the whole person with sensitivity, compassion and concern
  • Commitment/Dedication Being faithful to the healing mission of Jesus
  • Dignity/Respect Recognizing that everyone is of value and worthy of high regard
  • Quality Insuring the higher standards of excellence and professionalism

Shared Ministry

The people who work with us are our greatest resource – boards, medical staffs, administrative groups, employees, and volunteers. We share our ministry with them. Read more about the Shared Ministry.

About the SMP Health Ministry

In the early days of the SMP hospitals, the Sisters were responsible for all aspects of their operations, including growing their own food and, in some cases like St. Margaret’s, raising cows and chickens. There were no boards of directors. Read more about the SMP Health Ministry.

Discrimination is Against the Law!

St. Margaret’s Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.