Webinars and Archives are Free to Practice Greenhealth Members
Practice Greenhealth hosts a set of webinar series designed to offer comprehensive and cutting edge case studies, tools and resources on different sustainability topics to the healthcare community. Topics range from basics such as recycling, green team development and building an integrated design team to intermediate topics such as the selection of green cleaning chemicals and energy modeling for new buildings to advanced topics like greenhouse gas management and displacement ventilation. Learn practical solutions from experts in the field without leaving your office! Pull together your committee or "green team" and join us.
Live Event: Healthy Environment and Resilient Communities: A Collaborative Forum for Regional Healthcare OrganizationsFebruary 24 2017 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm -- Eastern Standard TimeWhether your hospital is just getting started with sustainability initiatives or your team is ready to take it to the next level, come join us as we lead you through four thoughtfully prepared topics: Leadership and Employee Engagement Climate Resiliency and Population Health Funding High Impact Energy Projects Supply Chain Impacts on...
Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations: Department of Energy (DOE) FREE Workplace Charging Resources and Practice Greenhealth Member InsightsFebruary 27 2017 - 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm -- Eastern Standard TimeAir pollution in our nation’s cities and communities contributes to respiratory diseases (including asthma and changes in lung function), cardiovascular diseases, adverse pregnancy outcomes (such as preterm birth), and even death, and is carcinogenic to humans. About 3 of every 4 of the 8 million barrels imported daily into our country is used by...
March 01 2017 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm -- Eastern Standard TimeJoin Hermine Levey Weston and others to learn what your peers are planning for Earth Day, April 22, 2017.
March 15 2017 - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm -- Eastern Standard TimeWith their stringent environmental, heating, ventilation, and air cooling (HVAC) requirements and 24/7 occupancy patterns, the OR represents a significant percentage of a health care facility's energy budget. Reducing HVAC demands in ORs when they are unoccupied can save an average of more than $3,200 per OR per year, and yet only 32 percent of...