In connection with creating a healthier built environment, we strive to design and implement operational processes that reduce waste and chemical use, improve energy efficiency and promote energy independence.
Nationwide, hospitals generate an estimated 6,000 tons of waste per day.
Taking steps to ensure the responsible management of our transportation fleet.
A comprehensive program that works to enhance patient outcomes and experience.
Embracing local food through farmers markets, local procurement and hospital kitchen gardens.
Reducing the toxicity in our built environment through the use of safer supplies.
Educating our employees, patients and community on the public health effects of climate change.
Actively protecting our water supply through conservation measures and storm water management.
Purchasing decisions are critical to stopping waste at its source.