The Practice Greenhealth Environmental Excellence Awards provide recognition for members across the achievement spectrum. Learn more about how to select the right application for your organization. Award applications are organized by the type of organization applying.
Health Care Facility Awards
Health care facility members are eligible to apply for a range of different Awards. Outpatient care facilities and long-term care facilities also have Greenhealth Partner for Change award applications tailored to their care settings. Click on each award below to see a full description of each application, minimum requirements, and who is eligible to apply.
- Partner Recognition
- Greenhealth Partner for Change
- PVC- and DEHP-Free Award
- Greening the OR Recognition Award
- Making Medicine Mercury Free
Higher Level Awards for Hospitals
By filling out the Greenhealth Partner for Change application, hospitals (with overnight beds and operating rooms) automatically become eligible for a range of higher-level award applications. If a hospital fills out the Greenhealth Partner for Change application, it will be considered for all of the following award designations:
- Greening the OR Leadership Award
- Greenhealth Partner for Change Award
- Greenhealth Emerald Award
- Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award
- Circles of Excellence
Health systems are eligible to apply for the System for Change award if they meet certain minimum participation requirements from their affiliated member hospitals.
Visionary Leader Award
Nominate a senior-level health care executive who is impacting the world with significant contributions to health care sustainability through groundbreaking and innovative strategies, and mentorship.
Group Purchasing Organizations and Strategic Associate Members
Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) members and Strategic Associate members are eligible to apply for the Champion for Change award each year.