Ways to reduce energy and water consumption.
Practice Greenhealth member NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital’s energy-efficiency program is a shining example in the health care community.
As an organization, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital strives to be a leader in all initiatives that… Read More
Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, Washington, shares lessons on its efforts to cut water consumption in half.
Many hospitals have addressed energy usage in their conservation efforts, but one… Read More
Take a walk through three health care landscapes that offer restorative properties for mind, body, soul—and the environment.
Natural light and views can brighten the operating room and its staff.
A growing trend in Europe—the idea of incorporating natural light into the operating room (OR)—is cycling back into… Read More
Practice Greenhealth has recently partnered with Innovative Software Technologies’ energy division, Znergy, Inc., to offer a new energy alliance to health care facilities.
The System for Change Award recognizes health care systems that are working cohesively to set system goals, track and benchmark data, and share successes in environmental performance.
This year Practice Greenhealth inducts four health care facilities into the Environmental Leadership Circle—the top Award in the Environmental Excellence Awards program.
What is your health care facility committing to?
In partnership with the Center for Health Design and eleven sponsoring health care systems, Health Care Without Harm and Practice Greenhealth provide… Read More
Christina Vernon, director of sustainability and environmental strategy, shares green achievements.