Vision, Mission & Code of Ethics
To provide to the people of Central Florida compassionate, comprehensive and cost effective behavioral health care services that focus on individualized recovery.
Lakeside Behavioral Healthcare is a recognized and respected leader of behavior health care services in Central Florida. Our responsive, competent and comprehensive system of care is designed to enhance the emotional well-being of the people we serve and enables them the opportunity to lead healthier, more independent lives. We commit to contributing towards a better tomorrow and focus on the individual recovery of each person we serve.
We build our organization upon highly qualified and team-oriented individuals whose commitment to the people we serve drives their creativity and adaptability to deliver valued, safe and effective services. Lakeside is innovative, resourceful and compassionate in our treatment and recovery approaches, while we advocate and champion issues affecting behavioral healthcare in our community.
Code of Ethics
Each member of the Board of Directors, management, staff and other representatives of Lakeside Behavioral Healthcare shall subject their actions to the highest ethical standards at all times, avoiding even the appearance of impropriety, realizing that any failure to do so will affect far more than an individual's reputations - it will harm the reputation of Lakeside, reducing the good work that may otherwise be accomplished and more importantly, harm those in need within the community.
We respect the dignity, safety and confidentiality of every individual.
We believe trust is a privilege earned through our diligence to build long-lasting, supportive relationships with the people we serve, their families, staff and community.
We believe in providing ongoing evaluation of our system of care to ensure an ever-improving level of quality and performance.
We view our staff members as professionals and are dedicated to maintaining a highly qualified, dedicated and competent team that meets the needs of the people we serve.
We believe in advocacy and champion issues affecting the behavioral health care in our community.
We welcome a collaborative approach and work to strengthen professional relationships throughout our industry and community.
We believe in corporate integrity and ethics are at the core of our reputation.
We believe in fiscal responsibility, accountability and ongoing viability.
Philosophy of Care
Health, happiness, independence and effectiveness are qualities a person seeks throughout his/her life. Emotional well being is a key factor in maintaining a balanced, productive life.
Lakeside Behavioral Healthcare values the recovery of every person we serve and their need to achieve the highest level of independence in the least restrictive environment possible.
Lakeside is dedicated to help those least able to help themselves by offering a Care Delivery System that is available, easily accessible, appropriate, effective and responsive to the needs of the people we serve in a safe, efficient and respectful environment.